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Exploring Infinite Series

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

In this activity, students learn to identify geometric series. They determine if a sequence converges and also learn to calculate the sum of numbers in a geometric series.

Key Steps

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    Students will evaluate the convergence and sum of a geometric series.

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    Students will identify a series that satisfies the alternating series test.

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    Students will use the graphing calculator to approximate the sum of a series.