This activity will demonstrate the use of the ratio test to discuss the convergence of an infinite series.
Before the Activity
See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.
During the Activity
Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Use the ratio test to determine convergence or divergence of a series.
Use the graphing calculator to find the limit in the test.
After the Activity
Review student results
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary