Write a rule for thenth term for the following sequence: 2/3, 4/4, 6/5, 8/6, ... I know the next term is 10/7 but I don't know how I got it

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  1. Algebra

    Write a function rule to represent the sequence. 0.3, 0.9, 1.5, 2.1,... A(n) = 0.6 + (n - 1)0.3 A(n) = 0.6 - (n)0.3 A(n) = 0.3 + (n - 1)0.6 A(n) = 0.3 + (n + 1)0.6 Write a function rule to represent the sequence. 47, 32, 17, 2,... A(n) = 47 + (n - 1)15

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. algebra

    Could someone check my work; 1. Generate the first five terms in the sequence using the explicit formula. yn = –5n – 5 –30, –25, –20, –15, –10 30, 25, 20, 15, 10 –10, –15, –20, –25, –30(my answer) 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 2. What is the

  5. 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

  6. Math

    1. Find the 12th term of the arithmetic sequence 2, 6, 10, … . 2. Solve for the 101st term of the sequence whose 1st term is x-y and d=2x+y-3. 3. In the sequence 2, 6, 10, … , what term has a value of 106?

  7. 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.

  8. 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

  9. Math

    4. 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

  10. math

    the ninth term of an arithmetic sequence is 23 and the 33rd term of the sequence is -241 , calculate the sume of the first 15 terms of the sequence , using the formula s=n(2a+(n-1)d)/2

  11. 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

  12. Precalculus

    1. In an arithmetic sequence, the fifth term, u5, is greater than the first term, u1. The difference between these terms is 36. a) find the common difference 9? The tenth term of the sequence is double the seventh term . b) find u1 2.5? 2. Consider the

  13. Algebra 1

    The recursive rule for a sequence is f(n)= f(n-1) ———+5 2 The first term is 4. What is the third term? Please help.

  14. Mathematics

    The different between the 11th term of an AP is 49 and if the 11th term is 74/25 times the 4th term determine ,the common difference ,the first term of the sequence and the 6th term of the sequence

  15. Math

    Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence. 4, 9, 14, 19, 24, 29, . . . I'm pretty confused h e l p I think it's B(5n-1;499) but I'm unsure please check my answer for me!!

  16. 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.

  17. Math

    Penn writes a 2013-term arithmetic sequence of positive integers, and Teller writes a different 2013-term arithmetic sequence of integers. Teller's first term is the negative of Penn's first term. Each then finds the sum of terms in his sequence. If their

  18. Math

    Write a rule for the nth term of the geometric sequence. Then find a7. 1. 7, -4.2, 2.52, -1.512, ...

  19. URGET!!

    DOING A 20 QUESTION MATH TEST AND GOT STUCK ON THESE PROBLEMS!!:( 1.find the three terms in the sequence 30,22,14,6,.... 2.write a rule for the sequence 4,8,16,32 3.find the first-four terms of the sequence represented by the expressed sequence 3n + 5. 4.a

  20. Math

    Penn writes a 2013-term arithmetic sequence of positive integers, and Teller writes a different 2013-term arithmetic sequence of integers. Teller's first term is the negative of Penn's first term. Each then finds the sum of terms in his sequence. If their

  21. Algebra

    True or False 1. – 5, – 5, – 5, – 5, – 5, … is an arithmetic sequence. 2. In an arithmetic sequence, it is possible that the 13th term is equal to its 53rd term. 3. In an arithmetic sequence, the common difference is computed by subtracting the

  22. Algebra 1 Honors

    Write an equation for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence. Then graph the first five terms in the Sequence. -3,-8,-13,-18 I got 5n-8 as my formula. Then plugged 5 in for n and got 17 for the 5th number in the sequence. Is this correct?

  23. Algebra 2

    Write the first five terms of a sequence. Don’t make your sequence too simple. Write both an explicit formula and a recursive formula for a general term in the sequence. Explain in detail how you found both formulas. My answer is 15, 30, 45, 60, 75 I

  24. Math

    1. What are the next two terms of the following sequence? -3, 1, 5, 9... 2. What are the next two terms of the following sequence? -2, 4, -8, 16... 3. What is the common difference of the following arithmetic sequence? 13, -7, -27, -47... 4. What is the

  25. Algebra

    Write a recursive formula for the sequence 5, 18, 31, 44, 57, ... Then find the next term. I’m thinking that the answer is A. A. a1=-8; an=an-1+13. The next term is 70 B. a1=5; an=an-1+13. The next term is 70 C. a1=5; an=an-1-13. The next term is 83 D.

  26. Math

    I am doing a practice test and I am stuck on a couple of questions. 1.) Write a rule for the following sequence 8, -1, -10, -19 2.) Find the next three terms of the sequence -2, -12, -72, -432 3.) Which explains why the sequence 81, 3, 1/9 thanks

  27. 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

  28. math

    write a rule for the sequence and list the next term rule:_____ -6,-24,96,384,____

  29. Math

    Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence. 5, 13, 21, 29, 37, 45 1)8n;800 2)8n-3;797 3)3n-8;292 4)5+8n;805 I think #4 is correct. Thank you.

  30. 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

  31. Algebra 2

    The third and sixth terms of a geometric sequence are -75 and -9375 respectively. Find the first term, the common ratio, and an explicit rule for the nth term.

  32. math

    Each term in a sequence of numbers, except for the 1st term, is 2 less than the square root of the previous term.If the 3rd term of this sequence is 1, what is the first term?

  33. math

    Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence. 3,10,17,24,31,38... A. n+7;707 B. 7n;700 C. 7n-4;696++ D. 6n-4;596

  34. Algebra 1A

    Please help! 1. Evaluate the function for x = 2 and x = 7, when f(x) = -4x + 61 2. Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, identify the common difference. ( 1/2, 1/3, 1/6, 0 … ) 3. Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, identify

  35. math

    A particular geometric sequence has strictly decreasing terms. After the first term, each successive term is calculated by multiplying the previous term by m/7. If the first term of the sequence is positive, how many possible integer values are there for

  36. Boundedness of a Sequence

    Question : How do we prove that the sequence (1+(1/n))^n is bounded? My thoughts on this question : We know that, to prove a sequence is bounded, we should prove that it is both bounded above and bounded below. We can see that all the terms in the sequence

  37. math

    Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence : 5,13,21,29,37,45,... A) 8n;800 B) 8n-3;797 C) 3n-8;292 D) 5+8n;805*** please correct me and thanks

  38. math

    A sequence is given by the rule n-12, where n represents the term in the sequence. What is the 17th term in this sequence?

  39. math

    patterns with fractions write a rule for the sequence.then,find the unknown number how do you do this?ill give you an example...1/2, 2/3, 1, 1 1/6.it says,think:the pattern is increasing.add 1/6 to find the next term.here is a problem.... 1 3/8, 1 3/4, 2

  40. geomatry deductive reasoning

    a sequence begins -4,1,6,11 find the rule that generates the sequence. Then give the 5oth term is the sequence. What type of reasoning inductive or deductive, do you use when solving this problem?

  41. Math

    Write a formula for the general term (the nth term) of the arithmetic sequence shown below. Do not use a recursion formula. Then use the formula for a'n to find a20, the 20th term of the sequence. a'1 = -13, d = -5

  42. Math

    Write a function rule for a sequence that has 25 as the sixth term. How do I do this while starting the function with A(n)?

  43. Math ( Can You check my Work?)

    1.an = 3n - 1 2. an = 2(2n - 3) 3.an = 4^n 4.an = (2/3)^n 5. an = (-1)^n(n + 5) 6. an = (-1)^n + 1(n + 6) 7. an= n+3/2n-1 8. a1 = -5 and an = an-1 - 3 for n ≥ 2 9. a1 = -6 and an = -2an-1 for n ≥ 2 10.a1 = 4 and an = 3an-1 + 2 for n ≥ 2 11. Find a8

  44. Math

    Term # Term Value 1 6 2 11 3 16 4 21 5 26 6 31 7 36 8 41 Write a pattern rule that tells us how the value of each term can be calculated from the term number.

  45. arithmetic

    Write the nth term of the following sequence in terms of the first term of the sequence. 10, 20, 40, . . .

  46. Math

    1.Write a rule for the sequence -5,-4,-13,-22 2. Find the next three terms of the sequence -4.-8.-16.-32 3.What is the 9th term in the following sequence 11,17,23,29

  47. math

    find the rule for the Nth term of the arithmetic sequence. 11/2, 25/6, 17/6, 3/2, 1/6..... If you change the denomators to 6, you should notice the numerators follow the sequence: 33,25,17,9,1,...which is an arithmetic sequence with a common difference of

  48. Math

    For the sequence, describe the pattern, write the next term, and write a rule for the nth term. 2/3,4/4,6/5,8/6,...

  49. math

    Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence. 3,10,17,24,31,38... A. n+7;707 B. 7n;700 C. 7n-4;696 D. 6n-4;596

  50. 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.

  51. geomatry

    a sequence begins -4,1,6,11 find the rule that generates the sequence. Then give the 5oth term is the sequence. What type of reasoning inductive or deductive, do you use when solving this problem?

  52. algebra2/trig

    Write the next term of sequence,and then write the rule for the nth term. 1)1,8,27,64,....125 the nth is n 2) 3,8,15, 24,.....35 the nth is Can you help me and correct ? thank you

  53. Math

    For the sequence 0,3,8,15,24; Write the general term (an equation) for the nth term of this sequence I got tn=n^2-1. Is this correct??

  54. Maths

    In A Geometric Sequence The 3rd Term Is 24 And The 5th Term Is 3. Write Down The First Four Terms In The Sequence.

  55. 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

  56. algerbra 9th grade

    The first term in an arithmetic sequence is -1. The fourth term in the sequence is -4. The tenth term in the sequence is -10. Which function can be used to find the nth term of the arithmetic sequence?

  57. Calculus

    Write a formuls for the general term(nth term) of the arithmetic sequence. Do not use a recursion formula. Then use the formula for A to the n to find the indicated term of the sequence find a11: 12, 10, 8,...

  58. 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

  59. math

    The 3rd term in an arithmetic sequence is 12, the 7th term is 24, a) How many common differences are there between a_3 and a_7? b) What is the common difference of the sequence? c) What is the first term in the sequence? a_1 d) What is the expression for

  60. Algebra I

    What is the 2011th term of the arithmetic sequence −4, −1, 2, 5, . . . , where each term after the first is 3 more than the preceding term?( remember -4 is the first term of the sequence.) (I posted this before but it was the wrong answer)

  61. Math Alg. 2

    Write a recursive rule for the sequence: 1,2,12,56,272... and 2,5,11,26,59... and -3,-2,5,-3,-2... I can't find the pattern in these and am unsure on how to write the rule. Thanks

  62. Algebra

    PLEASE HELP! I'm stuck on these questions and I could really need some help rn :,) 1. Determine if the relationship is a linear function. Then represent the relationship using words and a graph. Miles Traveled, x: 0 | Gallons of Gas, y: 11.2 Miles

  63. 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

  64. 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?

  65. math

    Write a rule for thenth term for the following sequence: 2/3, 4/4, 6/5, 8/6, ... I know the next term is 10/7 but I don't know how I got it

  66. 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

  67. Math

    1. Write the equation rule and find the twentieth term in the sequence: 1/2,2/3, 3/4, 4/5... My answer: The rule is x/x+1. The twentieth term in the sequence is 20/21. Please check my answer and tell me if it's correct or incorrect. I'm confused. Thanks.

  68. math

    hello, im in 3rd grade and i need help on these 2 questions. 1) What is 3 as a percentage of 10? 2) The nth term rule for a sequence is 2n+3. Write the first 4 terms in this sequence. is question 1 30% thanks if you reply

  69. Math

    Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence then find the 100th term in the sequence. 4,9,14,19,24,29.... A. 4+5n;504•• B. 5n-1;498 C. 5n;500 D. 4n+5;405 Correct me

  70. Math

    Write a possible explicit rule for the nth term of the sequence, then use it to find the 20th term. 5, -10, 20, -40, 80, -160.... Ans: a(n) = 5(-2)^n - 1 20th term: -2621440

  71. Math

    3,5,-5... The first term in the sequence of #'s shown above is 3. Each even # term is 2 more than the previous term and each odd # term, after the first, is -1 times the previous term. For example, the second term is 3+2, and the third term is (-1)x5. What

  72. 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

  73. algerbra 9th grade

    The first term in an arithmetic sequence is 5. The second term in the sequence is 8. What is the explicit rule? What is the 25th term? A. an= 5 + (n – 1)(-3); -67 B. an = 2 + (n – 1)(3); 74 C.an = 5 + (n – 1)(3); 77 D.an = 2 + (n – 1)(-3); -70

  74. maths

    Write down the general rule/term in the sequence of (1a). T5=4(5)-1 T5=20-1 T5=19

  75. math

    How to write a rule for the sequence. Them, find the unknown term. 3/10,2/5--------,3/5,7/10

  76. Math

    Write a rule for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence. -12, -5, 2, 9

  77. Algebra 2

    Write a rule for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence. ( I'm not sure how I'm suppose to write the numbers below a :C so bare with me ) a(2) = - 28, a(20) = 52 I used the formula a(n) = a(1) + ( n-1)d a(20) = a(1) + (20-1)d > 52 = a(1)+19d a(2) = a(1) +

  78. geomatry deductive reasoning

    a sequence begins -4,1,6,11 find the rule that generates the sequence. Then give the 5oth term is the sequence. What type of reasoning inductive or deductive, do you use when solving this problem?

  79. Math

    The following are the first four terms of a sequence: a, a (1/b),a(1/b(1/b),a(1/b)(1/b)(1/b) where a is a positive integer. Is the eight term positive or negative? explain So the sequence could be seen as {a/b^(n-1): n=1,2,3...} I hope you can see that the

  80. 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.

  81. 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.

  82. arithmetic

    Write a rule for the nth term of the arithmatic sequence. Then find a10. 1. -4,2,8,14,20 2. -25,-29,-30,-37,-41

  83. math

    still need help: Write an arithmetic sequence that has a common difference of 4 and the eighth term is 13. What is the first term? What is the 23rd term in the sequence

  84. Math

    make a table of values for the sequence 6,11,16,21,26 b) write an algebraic expression for the general term of the sequence. c) Use ur expression for the general term to calculate the 25th term in the sequence. Please help asap

  85. algebra 2/trig

    Write the next term of sequence,and then write the rule for the nth term. 1)1,8,27,64,....125 the nth is 2) 3,8,15, 24,.....35 the nth is Can you help me and correct ? thank

  86. math

    51.A sequence t is defined where the first term is –4. Each successive term is 3 more than the term before it. (a)Write an explicit formula for the sequence t. (b)A second function is defined as s(n) = 2 + 2n. Compare the rates of change of t(n) and

  87. math

    write a variabe expression to describe the rule for each sequence. then find the 100th term. 100, 200,300,400.....

  88. aims math

    Sandra wrote the sequence shown here. Which equation represents the rule for finding the nth term of this sequence? 2, 5, 10, 17, ...

  89. 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

  90. math

    PLEASE HELP I WOULD REALLY APPRECIATE IT! 1. Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence. 3,10,17,24,31,38 ANSWERS: A) n+7;707 B) 7n:700 C) 7n-4;696 ** D) 6n-4;596 2. Write a rule for the function

  91. math

    How do you find the rule of the sequence if the 2nd term is 40057.07 and the 5th term is 19192.53

  92. math

    Please help iv been stuck on these for two days! 1. Write an expression to describe a rule for the sequence. Then find the 100th term in the sequence. 3,10,17,24,31,38 ANSWERS: A) n+7;707 B) 7n:700 C) 7n-4;696 ** D) 6n-4;596 2. Write a rule for the

  93. 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

  94. Math - Geometry

    Please help! Need to find the 6th and nth terms in this sequence - and solve for the rule or process. here's the sequence: 1,3,9,27,81 What is the process or formula to get the nth term in the sequence. Thanks!

  95. math...help please!

    i need help figuring out this question! :) write a equation for this sequence. then find the 100th term. term number 1 2 3 4 term 6 10 14 18

  96. algebra

    the first term of a sequence of numbers is 1. if each term after the first is the product of -2 and the preceding term, what is the 6th term of the sequence? How do I approach this problem?

  97. math...help please!

    I need help figuring this out please! :) Write an equation for this sequence and find the 15th term. Term Number 1 2 3 4 Term 0 1 2 3

  98. Alg2

    Hi! I'd like to know how to write the next term in the sentence & write a rule for the nth term. 1) 2/3, 3/6, 4/9, 5/12... I know the next term is 6/15 but I don't know how to write the rule for the nth term... 2) 1/3, 1, 5/3, 7/3,... I don't get this one

  99. 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,

  100. Math - Arithmetic Sequences

    The sum of the 4th and the 14th term of an arithmetic sequence equals 22. The 9th term is 4 larger than the 4th term. Calculate the first term of the sequence. I've been trying to solve this for like an hour but I just can't figure out how to do it! I'd

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