 11.3.1: Find the next two terms of the geometric sequence 20, 30, 45, .
 11.3.14: Find the next two terms of each geometric sequence. 14. 405, 135, 45,
 11.3.59: The first four terms of a geometric sequence are shown in the table...
 11.3.2: Find the first five terms of the geometric sequence for which a 1 =...
 11.3.15: 81, 108, 144,
 11.3.60: The table shows the cost of jelly beans depending on the amount pur...
 11.3.3: What is the missing term in the geometric sequence:  _1 4 , _1 2 ,...
 11.3.16: 16, 24, 36,
 11.3.61: Find S n for each arithmetic series described. (Lesson 112) 61. a ...
 11.3.4: Find a 9 for the geometric sequence 60, 30, 15, .
 11.3.17: 162, 108, 72,
 11.3.62: a 1 = 5, d = 3, n = 14
 11.3.5: Find a 8 for the geometric sequence _1 8 , _1 4 , _1 2 , .
 11.3.18: Find the first five terms of each geometric sequence described. 18....
 11.3.63: Find the arithmetic means in each sequence. (Lesson 111) 63. 15, ?...
 11.3.64: 8, ? , ? , ? , 24
 11.3.6: Find the indicated term of each geometric sequence. 6. a 1 = 7, r =...
 11.3.19: a 1 = 1, r = 4
 11.3.65: Find the perimeter of a triangle with vertices at (2, 4), (1, 3) a...
 11.3.7: a 1 = 3, r = _1 3 , n = 5
 11.3.20: Find a 7 if a 1 = 12 and r = _1 2 .
 11.3.66: Evaluate each expression. (Lesson 11) 66. 1  2 _7 1  2
 11.3.8: Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence 4, 8, ...
 11.3.21: Find a 6 if a 1 = _1 3 and r = 6.
 11.3.67: 1  (_1 2) 6 _ 1  _1 2
 11.3.9: Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence 15, 5,...
 11.3.22: An investment pays interest so that each year the value of the inve...
 11.3.68: 1  ( _1 3) 5 _ 1  ( _1 3)
 11.3.10: Find the indicated term of each geometric sequence. 10. a 3 = 24, r...
 11.3.23: Geraldos current salary is $40,000 per year. His annual pay raise i...
 11.3.11: a 3 = 32, r = 0.5, n = 6
 11.3.24: Find the indicated term of each geometric sequence. 24. a 1 = _1 3 ...
 11.3.12: Find two geometric means between 1 and 27
 11.3.25: a 1 = _1 64, r = 4, n = 9
 11.3.13: Find two geometric means between 2 and 54.
 11.3.26: a 9 for a 1 = _1 5 , 1, 5,
 11.3.27: a 7 for _1 32, _1 16, _1 8 ,
 11.3.28: a 4 = 16, r = 0.5, n = 8
 11.3.29: a 6 = 3, r = 2, n = 12
 11.3.30: Write an equation for the nth term of each geometric sequence. 30. ...
 11.3.31: 64, 16, 4,
 11.3.32: 2, 10, 50,
 11.3.33: 4, 12, 36,
 11.3.34: Find the geometric means in each sequence. 34. 9, ? , ? , ? , 144
 11.3.35: 4, ? , ? , ? , 324
 11.3.36: 32, ? , ? , ? , ? , 1
 11.3.37: 3, ? , ? , ? , ? , 96
 11.3.38: Find the next two terms of each geometric sequence. 38. _5 2 , _5 3...
 11.3.39: 3 , _5 6 , _25 12 ,
 11.3.40: 1.25, 1.5, 1.8,
 11.3.41: 1.4, 3.5, 8.75,
 11.3.42: Find the first five terms of each geometric sequence described. 42....
 11.3.43: a 1 = 576, r =  _1 2
 11.3.44: A oneton ice sculpture is melting so that it loses oneeighth of i...
 11.3.45: For Exercises 45 and 46, use the following information. Iodine131 ...
 11.3.46: How much of an 80milligram sample of Iodine131 would be left afte...
 11.3.47: Find the indicated term of each geometric sequence. 47. a 1 = 16,80...
 11.3.48: a 1 = 4096, r = _1 4 , n = 8
 11.3.49: a 8 for 4, 12, 36,
 11.3.50: a 6 for 540, 90, 15,
 11.3.51: a 4 = 50, r = 2, n = 8
 11.3.52: a 4 = 1, r = 3, n = 10
 11.3.53: Write a geometric sequence with a common ratio of _2 3
 11.3.54: Marika and Lori are finding the seventh term of the geometric seque...
 11.3.55: Identify the sequence that does not belong with the other three. Ex...
 11.3.56: Determine whether each statement is true or false. If true, explain...
 11.3.57: There is no sequence that is both arithmetic and geometric.
 11.3.58: Use the information on pages 636 and 637 to explain the relationshi...
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