Recursive Functions: Definition & Examples


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Calculate the first 3 terms of this recursive function.

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1. Calculate the first 5 terms of this recursive function.

2. Which of the following makes a recursive function?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Questions will check your ability to solve for terms in the recursive function. The quiz and worksheet will also test you on finding a term in a recursive function.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on:

  • Terms in a recursive function
  • Calculation of a given number of terms in recursive function
  • Characteristic of a recursive function

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on recursive functions
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding terms in a recursive function
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to solve problems in the recursive function

Additional Learning

Recursive Functions: Definition & Examples is a lesson that will teach you more about recursive functions. Objectives covered include:

  • Review an example of a recursive function
  • Know how to work with recursive functions
  • Name a famous recursive function