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Consider the geometric sequence 16/9, 8/3, 4, 6, 9....  What is the eighth term of the sequence expressed in a common fraction? 

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 Jan 23, 2020
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To find the common ratio, you can divide the second term by the first:  (8/3) / (16/9)  =  (8/3) x (9/16)  =  3/2

 

To find the eighth term:  (16/9) x (3/2)7  =  your answer. 

 Jan 23, 2020

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