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9-97.

A sequence starts

If you wanted to find the

term of the sequence, would an explicit equation or a recursive equation be more useful? Recall the definitions of explicit and recursive equations.

Explicit.

Write the equation in standard form as you did in problem 8-98.

Refer to problem 8-98 to recall what the standard form means.

What is the 50

^{th}term of the sequence?Insert

for in the equation you found in part (b).