Lesson: Applications of Arithmetic Sequences Prentice Hall • Algebra 2 • Common Core • Glencoe • Algebra 2 • Common CoreMathematics
In this lesson, we will learn how to solve real-world applications of arithmetic sequences, where we will find the common difference, nth term explicit formula, and order and value of a specific sequence term.
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A biker rode his motorcycle down a hill and covered a distance of 100 cm in the first second. If the distance covered every second exceeds that of the one before by 120 cm, find the distance covered in the thirteenth second.
A man has started working with a yearly salary of 14,700 LE. Find his salary after 6 years if he gets a raise of 600 LE every year.
The population of a city was of a million in 2010 and 5 million in 2016. The population can be described as an arithmetic sequence. Find the linear equation for the population in millions expressed in terms of the number of years given the growth is constant and where is 2010.