i am having trouble with this sequence: x1=3 xn+1=0.8 xn-5 (n=1,2,3....) how do i find a closed form, also in the tenth term correct to 4SF Can someone explain how can i describe a long term behaviour of the sequence many thanks rich
Last edited by mr fantastic; Feb 15th 2010 at 02:17 AM. Reason: Changed post title
Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+
Originally Posted by scouse280 x1=3 xn+1=0.8 xn-5 (n=1,2,3....) Please use the tag in order to make your equation readable. It is the third from right icon above the text editor and located next to the YouTube icon. Best, wirefree
Originally Posted by scouse280 i am having trouble with this sequence: x1=3 xn+1=0.8 xn-5 (n=1,2,3....) how do i find a closed form, also in the tenth term correct to 4SF Can someone explain how can i describe a long term behaviour of the sequence many thanks rich I take it that you mean and . Notice that and then ,
Last edited by mr fantastic; Feb 15th 2010 at 02:18 AM. Reason: Fixed latex tags
View Tag Cloud