Geometric Sequences

Geometric Sequences
Geometric Sequences
Geometric Sequences
Geometric Sequences

              Geometric Sequences

              Throughout this mathematics lesson students learn how to derive the nth term for geometric sequences in the form arn-1.  As learning progresses they consider progressions with fraction and negative common ratios.
              Differentiated Learning Objectives
              • All students should be able to find the common ratio of a geometric sequence.
              • Most students should be able to find the common ratio and nth term of a geometric sequence.
              • Some students should be able to solve compound percentage problems using geometric sequences.
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              Patterns and Sequences Foundation Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences Higher
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