Recursive Sequence: Formula & Overview


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Are all sequences recursive?

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Is the following sequence recursive?

3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13

2. What is the fourth term of this sequence?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Some of the questions on the quiz will ask you to tell whether a given sequence is recursive or not. Other questions will provide you with a recursive sequence. For these questions, you will need to identify a particular term in the sequence.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will test you on the following topics:

  • Recursive sequences
  • Finding terms in recursive sequences
  • Identifying recursive sequences

Skills Practiced

You will practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related recursive sequences lesson
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of recursive sequences
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding finding terms in recursive sequences and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained in order to identify recursive sequences

Additional Learning

After you have completed the quiz, check out the related lesson titled Recursive Sequence: Formula & Overview. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explaining recursive sequences
  • Understanding the Fibonacci sequence
  • Exploring the successive terms in a Fibonacci sequence
  • Describing how to find successive terms in recursive sequences