# How to Find and Classify an Arithmetic Sequence

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### If a2 = 5 and a8 = 35, what is the value of a30?

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

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This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of how to identify and classify an arithmetic sequence. The quiz takes a look at the basis of something like the Fibonacci sequence. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include understanding the sequence which represents a finite arithmetic sequence as well as the rule representing a given sequence.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

• Finite arithmetic sequences
• Rules representing a given sequence
• A numbered term for a sequence
• Finding the rule for the term of a sequence
• Applying sequences to a real world example

## Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

• Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding a finite arithmetic sequence and interpret it correctly
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the rule representing a given sequence
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to find a specific term in an arithmetic sequence

Make sure to also read the lesson called How to Find and Classify an Arithmetic Sequence. This lesson will help you:

• Define what an arithmetic sequence is
• Understand how each term in the sequence is generated
• Identify what makes for a finite arithmetic sequence
• Describe the common difference in a sequence
• Appreciate how sequences are similar to linear equations
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