Infinite Sequence: Definition & Examples


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Write the first five terms of the following infinite sequence:

a(n) = n^2 + 4

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Define the following infinite sequence by type:

5.4, 5.0, 4.6, 4.2, 3.8, ...


Write the next term in the following infinite sequence:

1/5, 2/5, 3/5, 4/5, 5/5, ...

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz is a collection of math problems. These questions will require you to determine specific terms in a given infinite sequence. Other problems will ask you to identify the type of infinite sequence presented to you. Still other questions will evaluate your ability to write general rules for infinite sequences.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The test will assess your knowledge of these topics:

  • General rules for infinite sequences
  • Writing the next term in an infinite sequence
  • Types of infinite sequences

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the general rules of infinite sequences to answer related questions
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve infinite sequence practice problems
  • Knowledge application - access the knowledge you've gained to identify the first five terms in an infinite sequence

Additional Learning

After you complete the quiz, head over to the related lesson, Infinite Sequence: Definition & Examples. The partner lesson will help you absorb the nuances of infinite sequences. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define infinite sequences
  • Detail the order of terms in infinite sequences
  • Learn more about the general rule of an infinite sequence
  • Explore infinite sequences with no general rule