Common Core HS Algebra: Sequences and Series Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A ball is dropped and begins bouncing. On the first bounce, the ball travels 3 feet. Each consecutive bounce is 1/8 the distance of the previous bounce. What is the total distance that the ball travels? Round to the nearest hundredth.

Question 2 2. What is the 83rd term of the sequence 91, 87, 83, 79, ... ( = a1, a2, a3, a4, ...)?

Question 3 3. A brick wall has 60 bricks in the first row, but each row has 3 fewer bricks than the previous one. How many bricks are in the 12th row?

Question 4 4. If a2 = 5 and a8 = 35, what is the value of a30?

Question 5 5. Which choice below represents an arithmetic series?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following sequences is NOT geometric?

Question 7 7. What is the sum of all the even integers between 2 and 250?

Question 8 8. What is the rule for the nth term of the geometric sequence if the third term is 96 and the fifth term is 1,536?

Question 9 9. If 55 and 89 are two sequential terms of the Fibonacci sequence, what term would come next?

Question 10 10. What is the sum of the arithmetic series 106 +100 + 94 + ... + 28 + 22?

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Question 11 11. Find the sum of the following geometric series:

Question 12 12. In the sequence 9, 14, 19, 24, 29,.... Say we're using a to describe the terms. What is the value of the term below?

Question 13 13. Which equation below represents a geometric sequence?

Question 14 14. What is the most specific term that describes the numbers 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, ...?

Question 15 15. What is the rule for the nth term of the sequence with a7 = 53 and a13 = 101?

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Question 16 16. A brick wall contains 52 bricks in its bottom row and 49 bricks in the next row up from the bottom row. Each subsequent row contains 3 fewer bricks than the row immediately below it. If the wall contains 16 rows, how many bricks total make up the wall?

Question 17 17. Choose the equation below that represents the rule for the nth term of the following geometric sequence: 128, 64, 32, 16, 8, ...

Question 18 18. Which sequence below is a geometric sequence?

Question 19 19. Find the sum of the following geometric series:

Question 20 20. Evaluate the following sum:

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Question 21 21. Which rule represents the nth term in the sequence 9, 16, 23, 30...?

Question 22 22. Which group of numbers does not appear to be a sequence with a set pattern?

Question 23 23.

Which of the following would be the 14th term of the sequence below?

11, 22, 44, 88, 176, ...

Common Core HS Algebra: Sequences and Series Chapter Exam Instructions

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