Suppose that and . Find a formula for the nth term of this sequence.

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- December 22nd 2009, 11:40 PMPn0yS0ld13rFormula for nth term of sequence
Suppose that and . Find a formula for the nth term of this sequence.

- December 23rd 2009, 01:15 AMTwistedOne151Hint
Here's a hint: consider the fact that .

--Kevin C. - December 23rd 2009, 02:02 AMShanks

Construct a new sequence by letting , you can take it from here. - December 23rd 2009, 08:09 AMSoroban
Hello, Pn0yS0ld13r!

I found the answer*by inspection*. . .

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Suppose that and .

Find a formula for the term of this sequence.

. .

And saw that: .