# How and Why to Use the General Term of a Geometric Sequence Video

Instructions:

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### What is the 10th term of this sequence? 7, 14, 28, . . .

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### 2. What is the 5th term of this sequence? 4, 16, 64, . . .

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The quiz is an array of math problems. Some of these problems will give you a sequence and then ask you about the terms or ratio of the sequence. Other problems will ask you general questions about the characteristics of a geometric sequence.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The assessment will test you on the following ideas:

• Geometric sequences
• General terms
• Common ratios
• Formula for the nth term

## Skills Practiced

• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve geometric sequence practice problems
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the common ratio in a sequence
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about finding general term in a sequence