Arithmetic and Geometric Series

The series 2, 4, 6, 8, ... is called an arithmetic series .

What is the rule to get from one number to the next?

Create a spreadsheet to produce this series.

The series 2, 4, 8, 16 ... is called a geometric series .

What is the rule to get from one number to the next?

Create a spreadsheet to produce this series.

Use your spreadsheet to create other arithmetic and geometric series. What does a line graph of each type of series look like?

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