Determine the next term in the geometric sequence:

1\2, 1\3, 2\9, 4\27, 8\(?)

Guest May 23, 2017

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Each term in the geometric sequence is being multiplied by 2/3. It took me a second to get it, too!

Anyway, multiply 4/27 by 2/3:

\(\frac{4}{27}*\frac{2}{3}=\frac{8}{81}\)

TheXSquaredFactor
May 23, 2017

#1**+1 **

Best Answer

Each term in the geometric sequence is being multiplied by 2/3. It took me a second to get it, too!

Anyway, multiply 4/27 by 2/3:

\(\frac{4}{27}*\frac{2}{3}=\frac{8}{81}\)

TheXSquaredFactor
May 23, 2017