# Calculus Examples

, ,

This is a geometric sequence since there is a common ratio between each term. In this case, multiplying the previous term in the sequence by gives the next term. In other words, .

Geometric Sequence:

This is the form of a geometric sequence.

Substitute in the values of and .

Apply the product rule to .

One to any power is one.

Multiply by to get .

Write as a fraction with denominator .

Multiply and to get .

Substitute in the value of to find the th term.

Subtract from to get .

Raise to the power of to get .

Divide by to get .