## College Algebra 7th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole

# Chapter 8, Sequences and Series - Section 8.5 - Mathematical Induction - 8.5 Exercises - Page 628: 1

#### Answer

natural $P(1)$

#### Work Step by Step

Mathematical induction is a method of proving that a statement $P(n)$ is true for all ___natural___ numbers $n$. In Step 1 we prove that ___$P(1)$___ is true.

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