Calculus: Early Transcendentals 8th Edition

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Chapter 11 - Section 11.1 - Sequences - 11.1 Exercises - Page 704: 16


$$a_n = 2 + 3n.$$

Work Step by Step

Our first term is $a_1 = 5$. Each term is three more than the subsequent term, so we have a summand of $3n.$ Since $a_1 = 5$, we must have $$a_n = 2 + 3n.$$
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