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    Is this a geometric progression?

    \sqrt{\frac{1}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{2}{16}},\sqrt{\frac{3}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{4}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{5}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{6}{16}}...


    Is this a geometric progression?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rainer View Post
    \sqrt{\frac{1}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{2}{16}},\sqrt{\frac{3}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{4}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{5}{16}}, \sqrt{\frac{6}{16}}...


    Is this a geometric progression?

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    a geometric sequence has a common ratio ... \frac{a_{n+1}}{a_n} = r for any n.
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    NO, this isn't a Geometric progression as there is no common ratio. i-e 2nd term/1st term IS NOT EQUAL TO thirdterm/second term.
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