answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Nth number in an arithmetic series equals 'a + nd', where 'a' is the first number, 'n' signifies the Nth number and d is the amount by which each term in the series is incremented. For the 5th term it would be a + 5d

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2014-08-15 14:55:15
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How to find the 5th term in an arithmetic sequence using the explicit rule?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

What Find the 90th term of the arithmetic sequence 16,21,26?

The 90th term of the arithmetic sequence is 461


Find the nth term of each arithmetic sequence 2581110?

i dont get it


Find the explicit formula for the sequence?

Type yourWhich choice is the explicit formula for the following geometric sequence? answer here...


What is it where you find terms by adding the common difference to the previous terms?

An arithmetic sequence.


What is called when you find the number by adding the same number to the previous term?

It is a sequence of numbers which is called an arithmetic, or linear, sequence.


how do i find the common difference of the arithmetic sequence -9, -13, -17?

34555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555345676543456


How do you find terms in arithmetic sequences?

The following formula generalizes this pattern and can be used to find ANY term in an arithmetic sequence. a'n = a'1+ (n-1)d.


How do you find the arithmetic mean in a sequence of numbers?

Add all the numbers and divide that by the number of numbers.


How far does the stone fall during the 5th second Find and use the explicit formula. What is the first term of the sequence How far does the stone fall during the 5th second Find and use the explicit?

56


Use the arithmetic sequence of numbers 13579.to find the following what is the d difference any 2 items?

A single number, such as 13579, does not define a sequence.


Explain how to find the common difference of an arithmetic sequence?

From any term after the first, subtract the preceding term.


Which rule will find the nth term of the arithmetic sequence -58 -65 -72 -86?

It appears that a number of -79 is missing in the sequence and so if you meant -58 -65 -72 -79 -86 then the nth term is -7n-51 which makes 6th term in the sequence -93


How do you use a arithmetic sequence to find the nth term?

The difference between successive terms in an arithmetic sequence is a constant. Denote this by r. Suppose the first term is a. Then the nth term, of the sequence is given by t(n) = (a-r) + n*r or a + (n-1)*r


How do you find the answer to an arithmetic sequence?

You divide the head with the tail and do some dancing


How do you find the next 50nth term in a sequence?

you must find the pattern of the sequence in order to find the next 50 terms using that pattern and the first part of the sequence given


How do you find the perimeter of each iteration of a tessellation?

You need to find the perimeter at the first few iterations and find out what the sequence is. It could be an arithmetic sequence or a polynomial of a higher degree: you need to find out the generating polynomial. Then substitute the iteration number in place of the variable in this polynomial.


What is the smallest whole number that you can find using 2 3 5 7 11 and each arithmetic operation exactly once?

The smallest that I can get, using only the basic operations of arithmetic, is -2310


Will the explicit formula find the same answer when using the recursive formula?

It is often possible to find an explicit formula that gives the same answer as a given recursive formula - and vice versa. I don't think you can always find an explicit formula that gives the same answer.


How do you find the nth number in a sequence?

tn = t1+(n-1)d -- for arithmetic tn = t1rn-1 -- for geometric


If 5x-9 5x-5 5x-1 is an arithmetic sequence find x given that the 11th term is 36?

x = 1


What is an nth term in an arithmetic sequence?

The nth term is referring to any term in the arithmetic sequence. You would figure out the formula an = a1+(n-1)d-10where an is your y-value, a1 is your first term in a number sequence (your x-value), n is the term you're trying to find, and d is the amount you're increasing by.


What if the second terms of an arithmetic sequence is 5 find the sum of 1st and 3rd term?

sequence 4 5 6 sum =10 sequecnce 0 5 10 sum=10


Find the 30th term of the following sequence 1 7 13 19?

This is an arithmetic sequence with the first term t1 = 1, and the common difference d = 6. So we can use the formula of finding the nth term of an arithmetic sequence, tn = t1 + (n - 1)d, to find the required 30th term. tn = t1 + (n - 1)d t30 = 1 + (30 - 1)6 = 175


How do you find the first four term of an arithmetic sequence?

You need an equation for the nth term of the sequence, or some other means of identifying the sequence. In general, they will be a+n, a+2n, a+3n and a+4n although some go for a, a+n, a+2n and a+3n.


How do you find the nth term in an arithmetic sequence?

tn = a + (n - 1)d where a is the first term and d is the difference between each term.