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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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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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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1745 is perfect. Good work!

#1746. If the product of three consecutive terms in Geometric Progression is 216 and the sum of their products in pairs is 156, find them.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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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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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1746 is correct. Fantastic!

#1747. Find the first three consecutive terms in Geometric Progression whose sum is 7 and the sum of their reciprocals is

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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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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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1747 is correct. Excellent!

#1748. The sum of the first three terms of a Geometric Progression is 13 and the sum of their squares is 91. Determine the Geometric Progression.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1748 is perfect. Stupendous!

#1749. Find the sum of the first 75 positive integers.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1749 is correct. Neat work!

#1750. Find the sum of the first 125 natural numbers.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1750 is correct. Neat job!

#1751. Find the sum of the first 30 terms of an Arithmetic Progression whose n[sup]th[/sup] term is 3 + 2n.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#1752. Find the sum of the arithmetic series 38 + 35 + 32 + ........ + 2.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

Yes, I used the zeroth term. My mistake.

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1752 is correct. Good work!

#1753. Find the sum of the arithmetic series

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Do you want it to 25 terms or 25 terms more?

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The problem requires 25 terms.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #1753 is correct. Remarkable!

#1754. Find the S[sub]n[/sub] for the series : a = 5, n = 30, l = 121.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

Thanks for the additional information.

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#1755. Find the S[sub]n[/sub] for the following arithmetic series.

a (first term) = 50

n (number of terms) = 25

d (Common difference) = -4.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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