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#1 2014-05-15 09:58:22

Maburo
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Next Term in the Sequence

State the next term in the sequence and (optional) describe the sequence.

Let's start off with some easy ones:

1)

2)

3)

4)

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

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#2 2014-05-15 10:48:44

bobbym
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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#3 2014-05-15 11:35:29

Maburo
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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Correct.

5)

6)

7)

8)

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

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#4 2014-05-15 12:07:37

bobbym
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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#5 2014-05-15 12:54:58

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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

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#6 2014-05-15 16:30:42

Maburo
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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

You both got it!

9)

10)

11)

12)

These are all related. Tell me how!

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

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#7 2014-05-15 23:30:08

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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Hi Maburo,

Last edited by phrontister (2014-05-16 02:43:29)

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#8 2014-05-16 05:45:06

Maburo
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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Those are right, phrontister! That was an interesting way to find how they are related, and not what I had intended, but you are correct nonetheless.

I intended them to be related by

13)

14)

15)

16)

These ones are all related too

"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
-Albert Einstein

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#9 2014-05-16 07:55:57

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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Maburo wrote:

I intended them to be related by

That is not my answer either.

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#10 2014-05-16 08:14:36

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#11 2014-05-16 12:08:34

phrontister
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Re: Next Term in the Sequence

Hi Maburo,

Last edited by phrontister (2014-05-16 12:12:34)

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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