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

Find the sum of the following Arithmetic Progressions:

#4468. 2, 7, 12, ..., to 10 terms.

#4469. -37, -33, -29, ....., to 12 terms.

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

**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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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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#4468.)

**igloo** **myrtilles** **fourmis**

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

bobbym : The solutions #4468 and #4469 are correct. Neat work!

John E. Franklin : The solution #4468 is correct. Good work!

#4470. Find the sum : 7 + 10.5 + 14 + .... + 84.

#4471. Find the sum : 34 + 32 + 30 + ..... + 10.

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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 solutions #4470 and #4471 are correct. Good work!

#4472. Find the sum of the Arithmetic Progression : -5 + (-8) + (-11) + ,,,,, + (-230).

#4473. In an Arithmetic Progression, given a = 5, d = 3, a[sub]n[/sub] = 50, find n and S[sub]n[/sub].

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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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4472.)

**igloo** **myrtilles** **fourmis**

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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,

John E. Fraklin : The solution #4472 is correct. Smart work!

bobbym : The solutions #4472 and #4473 are correct. Excellent!

#4474. In an Arithmetic Progression, given a[sub]12[/sub] = 37, d = 3, find a and S[sub]12[/sub].

#4475. In an Arithmetic Progression, given a[sub]3[/sub] = 15, S[sub]10[/sub] = 125, find d and a[sub]10[/sub].

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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.**

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

The solutions #4474 and #4475 are correct. Neat work!

#4476. How many terms of the Arithmetic Progression 9, 17, 25, ..... must be taken to give a sum of 636?

#4477. The first term of an Arithmetic Progression is 5, the last term is 45 and the sum is 400. Find the number of terms and the common difference.

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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.**

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

The solutions #4476 and #4477 are correct. Excellent!

#4478. Find the sum of first 22 terms of an Arithmetic Progression in which d = 7 and 22nd term is 149.

#4479. Find the sum of first 51 terms of an Arithmetic Progression whose second and third terms are 14 and 18 respectively.

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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.**

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

The solution

The solution #4479 is correct. Neat work!

#4480. Find the sum of the first 40 positive integers divisible by 6.

#4481. Find the sum of the first 15 multiples of 8.

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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.**

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

The solutions #4480 and #4481 are perfect. Stupendous!

#4482. Find the sum of all the two-digit natural numbers which are divisible by 4.

#4483. Find the sum of all natural numbers between 100 and 200 which are divisible by 4.

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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.**

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

The solutions #4482 and #4483 are correct. Excellent!

#4484. Find the sum of all the natural numbers less than 100 which are divisible by 6.

#4485. Find the sum of all natural numbers between 100 and 500 which are divisible by 8.

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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.**

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

The solutions #4484 and #4485 are correct. Good work!

#4486. Find the number of terms of the Arithmetic Progression 54, 51, 48, .... so that their sum is 513.

#4487. If the nth term of an Arithmetic Progression is (2n + 1), find the sum of first n terms of the Arithmetic Progression.

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Juliania
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I Don't Know 4487.

"What is the square root of 2? 1.4141592653589793238" Seriously, I thought it was that. Too round?

3.141592653589793238...

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

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

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

The solution #4486 is correct; Excellent, julianthemath!

The solutions #4486 and #4487 are correct; Brilliant, bobbym!

The solution #4487

, julianthemath!#4488. The sum of the third and the seventh terms of an Arithmetic Progression is 6 and their product is 8. Find the sum of first sixteen terms of the Arithmetic Progression.

#4489. Which term of the Arithmetic Progression : 121, 117, 113, ...... , is the first negative term?

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

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

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