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Find a formula for the general term an of the sequence, assuming that the pattern of the first few terms continues. (Assume that n begins with 1.)
-6,4-10-32
8 16
3' 9
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Find a formula for the general term an of the sequence, assuming that the pattern of the first few terms continues. (Assume that n begins with 1.) -6,4-10-32 8 16 3' 9

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Step 1

The given sequence is,

-8 16 -32
-6, 4
3
9
27
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-8 16 -32 -6, 4 3 9 27

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Step 2

Here,

-32
16
-8
а,
3
and as
а 3 -6, а, — 4, а,
27
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-32 16 -8 а, 3 and as а 3 -6, а, — 4, а, 27

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Step 3

The first term of the sequen...

6
-(-6
2
3
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6 -(-6 2 3

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