1. math

    Find a decimal approx for S (sub 15) in the geometric sequence with first term 83 and common ratio 1.07
  2. algebra1

    Which of the following functions represents a geometric sequence? Why? Answer Choices The function f(x)=x7 represents a geometric sequence because each term is raised to the seventh power to make it greater. The function f(x)=7x represents a geometric
  3. Math *URGENT

    Please give the answers and solutions for each. 1.If the second term is 2 and the seventh term of a geometric sequence is 64, find the 12th term. 2. Which term if the geometric sequence 18,54,162,486,... is 3,188,646? 3. Determine the geometric mean of 8
  4. Math

    1. What is the tenth term of the geometric sequence whose first term (a1) is 16 and the common ratio (r) is –½? 2. Given the terms a10 = 3 / 512 and a15 = 3 / 16384 of a geometric sequence, find the exact value of the first term of the sequence.
  5. algebra

    1. The geometric mean between the first two terms in a geometric sequence is 32. If the third term is 4, find the first term. 2. Insert a geometric mean between k and 1/k. 3. If 2 and 3 are two geometric means between m and n, fond the values of m and n.
  6. math

    Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 1. 14, 19, 24, 29, . . . (1 point) geometric, 34, 39, 44 arithmetic, 32, 36, 41 arithmetic, 34, 39, 44 *** The sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic. 2. –4, 8,
  7. Math Help!!!

    determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. find the next three terms. 1. 14,19,24,29.... geometric, 34,39,44 arithmetic,32,36,41 arithmetic 34,39,44**** the sequence is nether geometric nor arithmetic 2. -4,8,-16,32.... arithmetic.
  8. Math

    1. Find the 11th term of the geometric sequence 64, -32, 16, -8, … . 2. Find the 1st term of a geometric sequence with a 10th term -1024 and r = -2. 3. Find the sum of each infinite geometric series, if possible. a. 10 + 2 + 2/5 + ..... b. 1.2 – 2.4 +
  9. Math

    A sequence is formed by adding together the corresponding terms of a geometric sequence and and an arithmetic sequence.The common ratio of the geometric sequence is 2 and the common difference of the arithmetic sequence is 2.The first term of the new
  10. Algebra

    I am so lost on these problems. Write a geometric sequence that starts with 3 and has a common ratio of 5. What is the 23rd term in the sequence. Write an arithmetic sequence that has a common difference of 4 and the eighth term is 13. What is the first
  11. maths

    given 1,0.5,4,o.25,7,0.125,10 assume this pattern continues consistently 1.write down the 33th term in this sequence 2.determine the sum of the first 24 terms in this sequence.give the answer to five decimal place 2.1.in a geometric sequence the fourth
  12. Sj

    Mathematics......Under number patterns-Geometric series If a question goes.determine the expression for the nth term of the following sequence if the a) 4th term is 24 and the 7th term is 192 in a geometric sequence.what formula do i use here?because i
  13. Maths

    1..The first 2 terms of a geometric progression are the same as the first two terms of an arithmetic progression.The first term is 12 and is greater than the second term.The sum of the first 3 terms od the arithmetic progression is 4/3 less than the sum of
  14. Math

    1. Find the common ratio and the 7th term of the sequence 2/9, 2/3, 2, 6, 18, ..... 2. The 3rd and 5th terms of a geometric sequence are 2 and 1/2 respectively. What is the first term? 3. Find the geometric mean between: a. 1/2 and 1/3 b. sqrt5 - sqrt2
  15. Pre-Cal

    1) Write the first five temrs of the geometric sequence a1 = 2 r=sqrt3 I know the first term is 2 but the sqrt 3 threw me off so I do not know how to find the next numbers. 2) Find the nth term of the geometric sequence. a2 = 3 a5 = 3/64 n=1 I know the
  16. Pre-Cal(Please help)

    1) Write the first five temrs of the geometric sequence a1 = 2 r=sqrt3 I know the first term is 2 but the sqrt 3 threw me off so I do not know how to find the next numbers. 2) Find the nth term of the geometric sequence. a2 = 3 a5 = 3/64 n=1 I know the
  17. math...

    how can I tell if a sequences is airthmetic, geometric or neither? determine the first three terms of each and determine if each are airthmetic, geometric or neither. 1) tn=5t n-1+ 3 wheret 1=2 first three terms: 3,13,23 airthmetic 2)t(n)= -3(4)^n first
  18. math30

    Sequences 1)A sequence has a first term of 24 and every other term is one half of the previous term. a)Write the first four terms of the sequence. b)Find a recursive formula that defines this sequence. c)Find an explicit formula that defines this sequence.
  19. algebra

    can you check my answers please? What are the first three terms of the sequence: a1 = 3 and an = 2(an1)2? 2, 8, 18 3, 18, 648 --3, 32, 50 2, 6, 12, 24 What is the 14th term in the sequence: an = 4n + 13? -43 43 __> -69 69 What is the recursive rule for the
  20. math

    in an arithmetic sequence the common difference is equal to 2.the first term is also the first term of a geometric sequence. the sum of the first 3 terms of an arithmetic sequence and the sum of the first 9 terms of an arithmetic sequence form the 2nd and
  21. Math

    1. The fourth and seventh terms of a geometric sequence are 6 and 384, respectively. What is the common ratio and the sixth term of the sequence? 2. The fifth and eight terms of a geometric sequence of real numbers are 7! and 8! respectively. What is the
  22. Math-please check

    1. Write a rule for the sequence. 8, -1, -10, -19... A. Start with 8 and add -9 repeatedly B. star with -9 and add 8 repeatedly C. start with 8 and add 9 repeatedly D. start with 8 and subtract -9 repeatedly--- 3. What is the 7th term in the following
  23. Math

    1. Find the sum of the first five terms of the sequence 2/3, 2, 6, 18, ..... 2. Is this a geometric sequence? 2x, (4x-2), (6x-4), ..... 3. Show the equivalent values of the decimal 0.7575757575..... in fraction form. 4. What is the sum of the geometric
  24. math

    The 1st,5th,13th term of an arithmetic sequence are the first 3 terms of geometric sequence with a common ratio of 2. If the 21st term of the arithmetic sequence is 72, calculate the sum of the first 10 terms of the geometric sequence.
  25. Algebra

    Need to get these problems checked-- 21. Suppose inflation of money is at a rate of 3% per year in the US. How much will a $1 candy bar cost in 30 years? 1.03^30 * 1= $2.43 22. Find the next 3 terms of the geometric sequence 4, 10, 25. 125, 625, 3125?
  26. Algebra ASAP

    pls pls help out A geometric sequence begins 36, 9, 9/4, 9/16, 9/64, . . . . (a) Find the common ratio r for this sequence. r = (b) Find a formula for the nth term an of the sequence. an = (c) Find the tenth term of the sequence. a10 =
  27. math

    suppose an arithmetic sequence and a geometric sequence with common ration r have the same first two terms. show that the third term of the geometric series is r^2/(2r-1) tomes the third term of the arithmetic sequence
  28. MATH

    A new sequence is formed by adding together the corresponding terms of a geometric sequence and an arithmetric sequence. the geometric sequence has a common ratio of 3 and the arthmetric sequence has a common difference of -2. The first two terms of the
  29. arithmetic

    use the geometric mean to find the 7th term in a geometric sequence if the 6th term is 50 and the 8th term is 18
  30. math Help plz

    1.Given a geometric sequence with a_1=6 and r=2/3, write an explicit formula for a_n, the nth term of the sequence. 2.A geometric sequence has a_4=4 and a_5=7. What is a?
  31. math

    The 65th therm in a geometric sequence is 8000, and the 69th term is 500, find the 64th term using the geometric series sum formula
  32. Math - Arithmetic & Geometric

    1) Given the terms a35 = 1238 and a70 = 1483 of an Arithmetic. Find the exact value of the term a105 a sequence and sum of sequence. 2) Given a3 = 99 and a5 = 891 of a Geometric. Find the exact value of the term a7 of the sequence and the sum of sequence.
  33. precalculus

    Identify if the given sequence is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. If the sequence is arithmetic or geometric, then find the next term. and write the nth term. . t-3,t-2, t-1, t... . 1,-3/2,2,-5/2....
  34. college precalculus I still dont get it

    Identify if the given sequence is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. If the sequence is arithmetic or geometric, then find the next term. and write the nth term. 1. t-3,t-2, t-1, t... 2. 3/4,1/2,1/3,2/9... 3. 1,-3/2,2,-5/2....
  35. college precalculus

    Identify if the given sequence is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. If the sequence is arithmetic or geometric, then find the next term. and write the nth term. 1. t-3,t-2, t-1, t... 2. 3/4,1/2,1/3,2/9... 3. 1,-3/2,2,-5/2....
  36. precalculus no clue

    Identify if the given sequence is arithmetic, geometric, or neither. If the sequence is arithmetic or geometric, then find the next term. and write the nth term. . t-3,t-2, t-1, t... . 1,-3/2,2,-5/2....
  37. Maths

    Eric thinks of 2 sequences.One is geometric and the other arithmetic.Both sequences start with the number 3.The common ratio of the geometric sequence is the same as the common difference of the arithmetic sequence.If the 6-th term of the geometric
  38. algebra

    1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1
  39. algebra(check)

    1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1
  40. algebra

    1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1
  41. algebra

    1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1
  42. Math

    Find the 10th term of a nonconstant arithmetic sequence whose 1st term is 3 with the 1st, 4th, and 13th term forming a geometric sequence. I've tried doing it differently everytime, but I always come to a dead end..
  43. math

    find the fifth term of geometric sequence a=-6 r=2 This website explains how to do it: http://www.mathguide.com/lessons/SequenceGeometric.html However, you must designate which term in the sequence is what you call "a". Is it the f1rst term, a1? If so, a2
  44. MATH!!

    ~Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric fund the next three terms~ *Doing a math unit test and stuck on these five* 1.14,19,24,29.... 2.-2,8,-16,32... 3.81,27,9,3... 4.What are the first four terms of an arithmetric sequence if the
  45. Math

    Am I doing this correctly Use the geometric mean to find the 7th term in a geometric sequence if the 6th term is 75 and the 8th term is 48. A) 60*** B) 66 C) 57 D) 51.5 E) 59 F) 68 r^2 = 48/75 = 16/25 r = 4/5 7th term = 75 * 4/5 = 60
  46. Math PLEASE HELP PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE

    Question 1 Write the first four terms of the sequence whose general term is given. an = 3n - 1 Answer 2, 3, 4, 5 2, 5, 8, 11 -2, -5, -8, -11 4, 7, 10, 13 3 points Question 2 Write the first four terms of the sequence whose general term is given. an = 2(2n
  47. math

    1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 A)1215 B)3645 C)9375 D)23 I chose A 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3... A)aN=-12(1/3)n-1 B)aN=12(-1/3)n-1 C)aN=-12(-1/3)-n+1 D)aN=-12(-1/3)n-1 I
  48. Math

    Question 1 Write the first four terms of the sequence whose general term is given. an = 3n - 1 Answer 2, 3, 4, 5 2, 5, 8, 11 -2, -5, -8, -11 4, 7, 10, 13 3 points Question 2 Write the first four terms of the sequence whose general term is given. an = 2(2n
  49. precalc

    Determine whether the sequence is geometric or arithmetic. Then give the general formula for the nth term of the sequence. 6.1, 6.9, 7.7, 8.5, 9.3,... I think it is Geometric, but i don't know how to find the formula
  50. Maths

    The first term of an arithmetic sequence is 2. The first, third and eleventh terms are the first three terms of a geometric sequence. Determine the seventh term of the geometric sequence
  51. Math binomial formula and sequence

    a) use the binomial formula to find the 5th term of the expansion (2x - 3)^8 ------ i got 90720x? b) Find a_n, the general term for a geometric sequence, given that the fourth term, a_4 is 16 and the seventh term is -128 c) Find the sum of
  52. Math

    an = 3n - 1 Answer 2, 3, 4, 5 2, 5, 8, 11 -2, -5, -8, -11 4, 7, 10, 13 3 points Question 2 Write the first four terms of the sequence whose general term is given. an = 2(2n - 3) Answer -6, -2, 2, 6 -1, 1, 3, 5 -2, -4, -6, -8 -2, 2, 6, 10 3 points Question
  53. Maths

    The third term of a sequence is 2(2/3) and the sixth term is 9. Find the first six terms when the sequence is; (a) arithmetic (b) geometric
  54. Algebra ll

    Help please, I don't understand how to do this... Give an example of an arithmetic sequence that is found in the real world. Find the common difference and write a recursive and iterative rule for the sequence. Use one of the rules to find another term of
  55. Quick math help

    Find the tenth term of the sequence: -6,1,8... Is it 57? For the sequence:2,4,8,16 the value of s4 is____. Is it 8? Find the 7th term of the sequence: 1,2,4,... Is it 64? Which term of this sequence is 275? 5,10,15,... Is it 1357? Find the 7thterm of an.
  56. Quick Math Help

    Find the tenth term of the sequence: -6,1,8... Is it 57? For the sequence:2,4,8,16 the value of s4 is____. Is it 8? Find the 7th term of the sequence: 1,2,4,... Is it 64? Which term of this sequence is 275? 5,10,15,... Is it 1357? Find the 7thterm of an.
  57. Quick math help

    Find the tenth term of the sequence: -6,1,8... Is it 57? For the sequence:2,4,8,16 the value of s4 is____. Is it 8? Find the 7th term of the sequence: 1,2,4,... Is it 64? Which term of this sequence is 275? 5,10,15,... Is it 1357? Find the 7thterm of an.
  58. Algebra

    The second term of a geometric sequence is 9 and the fourth term is 81. Find the sum of the first 10 terms of this sequence. How can I find the answer?
  59. Math

    Please help me with my midterm review my teacher was out sick today and idk how much longer she will be but my midterms Thursday. She only helps people who she has seen done there midterm review and gotten over half of it right so can any of you please
  60. Algebra

    Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 14, 19, 24, 29, . . . A.geometric, 34, 39, 44 B.arithmetic, 32, 36, 41 C.arithmetic, 34, 39, 44 D.The sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic. I think this is C...?
  61. Math

    Please help. 51. Solve: 125=(x3)/0.3^-3 a.7 b.14 c.15 d.9 53. 49x-2 = 7Ö 7 a.-5/4 b.5/4 c.11/4 d.-11/4 60. Simplify: 2log^3 6 - log^3 4 a.3 b.6 c.4 d.2 61. Solve the equation: logb (x^2 + 7) = 2/3logb 64 a.9 b.3 c. √23 d. ±3 62. Solve: (The fifth root
  62. 7th Grade Math for Steve.. or Ms. Sue

    Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 1. 14, 19, 24, 29, . . . (1 point) geometric, 34, 39, 44 arithmetic, 32, 36, 41 arithmetic, 34, 39, 44 ** The sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic. 2. –4, 8,
  63. math Question

    the 5th term in a geometric sequence is 160. The 7th term is 40. What are the possible values of the 6th term of the sequence +70 70 +80 80
  64. maths

    Given that the sum of the first four terms of a geometric sequence is 10 and the fourth term is half the third term . find the common ratio and the first term
  65. math

    in a geometric sequence the first term is 2. The 3rd term is the sum of the 1st and 2nd term. Find the ratio, and the 2 terms
  66. math

    the 65th term in a geometric sequence is 8000, and the 69th term is 500. find the 64th term
  67. Can someone help me?!

    The 1st, 5th and 13th terms of an arithmetic sequence are the first three terms of a geometric sequence with a common ratio 2. If the 21st term of the arithmetic sequence is 72, calculate the sum of the first 10 terms of the geometric sequence.
  68. Advanced Functions

    I need help answering these questions 1. State the Common Ratio of the following Geometric sequence 3/4 , 3/10 , 3/25 , 6/125 2. In the Arithmetic Sequence below, X = ___ 100 , ___ , _X_ , 64 3. For the Geometric Sequence below, X = ___ _X_ , 48 , ___ ,
  69. math

    the 4th term of a geometric sequence is 1/2 and the tenth term is 1/128 find the 10th term?
  70. Math

    the 12th term in a geometric sequence is 49, and the 14th term is 2401 . Find the 15th term
  71. Algebra

    Find the fifth term of a geometric sequence whose fourth term is 32/27 and whose seventh term is 256/729.
  72. math

    the 4th term of a geometric sequence is 1/2 and the tenth term is 1/128 find the 10th term?
  73. pre-calculus urgent

    Please help me here as well to clarify more my understanding. Let a1, a2, a3, . . . be a geometric sequence with initial term a and common ratio r. Show that a1^2, a2^2, a3^2, . . . is also a geometric sequence by finding its common ratio. Given that the
  74. maths

    The 2nd term in Geometric sequence is -4 and the 5th is 32 ,find the general formula \term and the first 3 terms ,find the 18th term
  75. algebra 2

    What is the 20th term of the sequence that begins -3,6,-12,24? A. 524,288 B 524,288 C. 1,572,864 d. 3,145,728 The term in a geometric sequence is 160. the 7th term is 40. What are the possible values of the 6th term of the sequence? You roll a standard,
  76. math

    Find the fifth term of a geometric sequence whose fourth term is 8/9 and whose seventh term is 64/243.
  77. Math

    Alpha writes the infinite arithmetic sequence 10, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0... Beta writes the infinite geometric sequence 9, 6, 4, 8/3, 16/9,... Gamma makes a sequence whose n^th term is the product of the n^th term of Alpha's sequence and the n^th term of Beta's
  78. Alg 2

    The first term of a geometric sequence is 25, and the fourth term is 1\5. (a) Find the common ratio r. r = Find the fifth term. a5 = (b) Find the partial sum of the first eight terms. S8 =
  79. math

    hi if the second term of a sequence is root(2) and the seventh term is 8 what is the nth term equation(Geometric sequence) thanks
  80. MaTh

    The 23rd term in a certain geometric sequence is 16 and the 28th term in the sequence is 24. What is the 43rd term? What is the answer?
  81. Algebra

    1. Find the general rule for each arithmetic or geometric sequence. 2. Calculate the 10th term for each sequence. a) a=a sub n-1*n a sub one=9 b) a sub n=a sub n-1 + 8 a sub 1=-17 c) a sub n=a sub n-1 + 2 a sub 1=9 d) a=n*a sub n-1 a sub one=1 I don't
  82. someone explain to me!

    the third term of a geometric sequence is t3= -75 and the sixth term is t6=9375. determine the first term and the common ratio. how do I do this question I am tying really hard but I still don't comprehend this question! We have t3 = -75 and t6 = 9375. A
  83. algebra

    I have 3 questions I need help with. 1) what is the 15th term of the sequence 81,27,9,... 2) what is a possible value for the missing term of the geometric sequence 39,_,975,_ 3) what is the sum of the finite arithmetic series (-5)+0+5+10+..+65
  84. algebra

    Margot and Francois were doing their algebra homework when Margot's dog, Pepe, bit off a piece of the paper they were working on. All they had left was a part of the sequence: 6, 12, ... and the fact that 1536 was another term of the sequence. Assuming the
  85. Maths

    An arithmetic and a geometric sequence have the same first terms.(2)....and the same second term say X..The sum of the first 3 terms of the arithmetic sequence equals to the third term of the geometric sequence.Calculate the first 3 terms of each sequences
  86. MaTh

    A certain 300-term geometric sequence has first term 1337 and common ratio -1/2. How many terms of this sequence are greater than 1?
  87. Algebra

    For the following geometric sequence find the recursive formula and the 5th term in the sequence. In your final answer, include all of your work. {-4, 12, -36, ...}
  88. Math

    For the following geometric sequence find the recursive formula and the 5th term in the sequence. In your final answer, include all of your work. {-4, 12, -36, ...}
  89. Algebra

    For the following geometric sequence find the recursive formula and the 5th term in the sequence. In your final answer, include all of your work. {-4, 12, -36, ...}
  90. math

    For the following geometric sequence find the recursive formula and the 5th term in the sequence. In your final answer, include all of your work. {-4, 12, -36, ...}
  91. Math

    Which explains why the sequence 81, 3, 1/9,... is arithmetic or geometric? A)The sequence is arithmetic because it decreases by a factor of 1/27 B)The sequence is geometric because it decreases by a factor of 1/27 C)The sequence is arithmetic because it
  92. mAtH

    The 23rd term in a certain geometric sequence is 16 and the 28th term in the sequence is 24. What is the 43rd term? It is not 48.
  93. MaTh

    The 23rd term in a certain geometric sequence is 16 and the 28th term in the sequence is 24. What is the 43rd term?
  94. maths! please help me it is an emergency!!!!!!!!!!

    what is the fibonacci sequence and what is its relationship to the golden ratio? http://www.google.com/search?q=fibonacci+golden+ratio&start=0&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official Many websites here that can help you --
  95. PreCalc

    1) Determine the value of r (put this number in the first blank) and then determine the value of the 10th term of the geometric sequence. Do not use any decimals or mixed numbers in your answers. Reduce all fractions to lowest terms. a1 = 2 and a4 = −1/4
  96. math

    find the fourth term of the geometric sequence whose first term is 8 and whose common ratio is -2, a under 4 = .
  97. math

    The first term of a geometric sequence is 9 and the common ratio is -1 over 3. find the fourth term
  98. math-algebra 1

    Find the 6th term of the geometric sequence whose common ratio is 1/3 and whose first term is 7.
  99. Geometric Sequence

    Find the fourth term (a4) of geometric sequence if the first term (a1) is 2 and the common ratio, r is 4.
  100. math

    Find a geometric sequence in which the 6th term is 28 and 10th term is 448