what term is formed by multiplying a term in a sequence by a fixed number to find the next term
add up the 2 previous ones.
From what I know, it is just called "next term in sequence" For a unknown term, just call it the "nth term".
what is the next term i n this sequence ll iV Vl X Xll XlV? XVl
The 90th term of the arithmetic sequence is 461
It is the sequence of first differences. If these are all the same (but not 0), then the original sequence is a linear arithmetic sequence. That is, a sequence whose nth term is of the form t(n) = an + b
Well, by definition a "random number sequence" is random; i.e. you cannot find out the next term.However if you're just trying to find the formula for a "number sequence" (not random):1) look at what you have to do to get from one number in the sequence to the next - example the initial difference between the numbers may give a sequence such as "+4, +6, +8, +10", this then gives a sequence of "+2, +2, +2 etc." - this does help to to find out the formula for the sequence.2) write down the "term numbers" (call this "t") above or below the sequance, (i.e. 1st term, 2nd term etc.) and see what you have to do to get from the term number to the sequence number. i.e "3t-1", "t squared minus 3" etc.
In an arithmetic sequence the same number (positive or negative) is added to each term to get to the next term.In a geometric sequence the same number (positive or negative) is multiplied into each term to get to the next term.A geometric sequence uses multiplicative and divisive formulas while an arithmetic uses additive and subtractive formulas.
If the first two numbers are 0, 1 or -1 (not both zero) then you get an alternating Fibonacci sequence.
an equation that shows how to calculate the value of the next term in a sequence from the value of the current term
A sequence where a particular number is added to or subtracted from any term of the sequence to obtain the next term in the sequence. It is often call arithmetic progression, and therefore often written as A.P. An example would be: 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, ... In this sequence 2 is added to each term to obtain the next term.
You start with the number 4, then multiply with the "common ratio" to get the next term. That, in turn, is multiplied by the common ratio to get the next term, etc.
Start out by finding the expression that describes the sequence. This is often in the form an + b. Example: Find the 20th term in the following sequence: 3 7 11 ... It appears that 4 is being added to the previous term to make the next term. However, instead of starting at 4, the sequence started at 3. The expression is: 4n - 1 Plug in the 20 to replace n, to give: 4*20 - 1= 79 Answer: The 20th term in the sequence is 79.
a + 99d where 'a' is the first term of the sequence and 'd' is the common difference.
The first step is to find the sequence rule. The sequence could be arithmetic. quadratic, geometric, recursively defined or any one of many special sequences. The sequence rule will give you the value of the nth term in terms of its position, n. Then simply substitute the next value of n in the rule.
If you mean: 7 18 29 40 then the next term is 40+11 = 51
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It all depends on the sequence you are talking about. For example, the next number in the sequence 0,1,1,2,3,5,8,13,_ would be 21. This would be the Fibonacci sequence as the rule is add the 2 previous terms to get the next term. Another example would be this: 11,121,1331,14641,______.The missing number is 161051, following the pattern of powers of 11, 11^1, 11^2, 11^3 and so on. If you understand what I am trying to say, it all depends on the sequence you are trying to find the number in.
You cant solve the next term (next number) in this sequence. You need more terms, because this is either a "quadratic sequence", or a "linear and quadratic sequence", and you need more terms than this to solve a "linear and quadratic sequence" and for this particular "quadratic sequence" you would need more terms to solve nth term, which would solve what the next number is. If this is homework, check with your teacher if he wrote the wrong sum.