Precalculus (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32197-907-9
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Chapter 12 - Sequences; Induction; the Binomial Theorem - 12.1 Sequences - 12.1 Assess Your Understanding - Page 807: 35


$a_1=2$ $a_2=5$ $a_3=8$ $a_4=11$ $a_5=14$

Work Step by Step

If $a_n=3+a_{n-1}$ and $a_1=2$, then $a_2=3+a_1=3+2=5$ $a_3=3+a_2=3+5=8$ $a_4=3+a_3=3+8=11$ $a_5=3+a_4=3+11=14$
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