College Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32178-228-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-228-1

Chapter 8 - Sequences, Induction, and Probability - Exercise Set 8.1 - Page 716: 74

Answer

please see step-by-step

Work Step by Step

(See p.707) A sequence is a FUNCTION defined on the set of positive integers, and the function values f(1)$=a_{1}$, f(2)$=a_{2}$, f(3)$=a_{3}$,... are written as $a_{1},a_{2},a_{3},...,a_{n},...$ ----------- If we are given the general term $a_{n}$, it is given in the form $a_{n}=f(n)$ Calculate $f(1), f(2), f(3),...$ to evaluate the terms.
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