# Ch 27: Mathematical Sequences & Series: Lesson Plans

The Mathematical Sequences & Series chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the steps for understanding these terms to solve complex equations in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Mathematical Sequences & Series chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Mathematical sequences and series Finite sequence, infinite sequence, general term, particular term, factorial notation, and summation notation
Tuesday Arithmetic series Sequences vs. series, common difference, and arithmetic series formula
Wednesday Arithmetic & geometric sequences Arithmetic sequence, linear relationship, arithmetic formulas, geometric sequence, common ratio, nth term, nth term general rule, an=a1r^n-1, and the sum formula
Thursday Further studies in series and sequences Geometric series, geometric series formula, (a_1)((1 - r^n)/(1 - r), infinite series, proving formulas, recursive rule, recursive formula, and formula adjustments
Friday The application of theorems and notations Sum of a series, Sigma notation, mathematical induction, annuity, determining future values, binomial theorem, expand, Pascal's triangle, expanding a binomial, special sequence, triangular sequence, tetrahedral sequence, square sequence, cube sequence, and the Fibonacci sequence

24 Lessons in Chapter 27: Mathematical Sequences & Series: Lesson Plans
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