Lesson: Applications of Geometric Sequences and SeriesMathematics
In this lesson, we will learn how to solve real-world applications of geometric sequences and series, where we will find the common ratio, the nth term explicit formula, the order and value of a specific sequence term, and the sum of a given number of terms.
Sample Question Videos
After falling, a rubber ball bounces back to of its previous height. Given that the ball fell from a height of 653 cm above the ground, find, to the nearest integer, the height it would reach after its second bounce.
The population of a city is now 844,501 and increases at a constant rate of per year. Find the population after 8 years giving the answer to the nearest integer.
The monthly salary of an employee this year is 2,100 LE. Find his salary after 8 years given he received a raise every year, giving the answer to the nearest pound.