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## How do you find a nth term?

How to find the nth term. To find the nth term, first calculate the common difference, d . Next multiply each term number of the sequence (n = 1, 2, 3, …) by the common difference. Then add or subtract a number from the new sequence to achieve a copy of the sequence given in the question.

### What is the common difference of the arithmetic sequence 8 11 14 17?

Explanation: From the given terms we can see that the common difference of the sequence is d=3 , so the next term would be 23 , which comes from adding #33 to the last term.

**What type of sequence is 20 17 14?**

This deals with arithmetic sequences.

**What is the 57th term of the arithmetic sequence?**

= • So the 57th term is. 4 (57 1)5 284.

## What number should come next in the number pattern 5/8 11 14?

The next number in the list of numbers 2, 5, 8, 11, 14, . . . is 17. Notice that the difference between each consecutive term in this sequence is 3.

### How many terms are there in a sequence?

To find the number of terms in an arithmetic sequence, divide the common difference into the difference between the last and first terms, and then add 1.

**How do you find the nth term of a times table?**

To find the nth term, find the difference between each term and write this number before the n. This sequence goes up in twos so we start by writing the 2n sequence. The 2n sequence is just the 2 times table and it also goes up in twos.

**What is the nth term in math?**

What is the Nth Term? The nth term is a formula used to generate any term of a sequence. To find a given term, substitute the corresponding value of n into the nth term formula.

## How do you find the nth term of a sequence?

Add or subtract a number to obtain the sequence given in the question. The n th term of this sequence is -2n + 5 (or 5 − 2n). Example 3: find the nth term of a sequence including decimals. Find the n th term for the sequence 0.2, 0.5, 0.8, 1.1, 1.4, ….

### How do you find the first term of a n-th term?

If the n th term = 2n + 1 To find the first term we substitute n = 1 into the n th term. 1st term = 2 (1) + 1 = 3 To find the second term we substitute n = 2 into the n th term.