Working with Geometric Sequences


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What is the common ratio of this sequence?

5, 25, 125, . . .

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What is the fifth term in this sequence?

7, 14, 28

2. Which of the following is a geometric sequence?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

On this quiz/worksheet combination, your principal task will be to identify common ratios in several different number sequences. Additionally, you will be asked to determine whether or not a sequence of numbers qualifies as geometric.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More precisely, you will be asked to display your ability to:

  • Identify common ratios of sequences
  • Recognize a geometric sequence
  • Identify missing numbers in a geometric sequence

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about sets of numbers in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding common ratios and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about geometric sequences

Additional Learning

To access more knowledge on geometric sequences, study our lesson by the title of Working with Geometric Sequences. This walkthrough will provide you with a stronger grasp of topics like:

  • How to find the common ratio
  • Properties of a geometric sequence
  • How to continue a geometric sequence
  • Examples of geometric sequences