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6-17.
  1. For this sequence 5, 25, 125, 625, … Homework Help ✎

    1. What kind of sequence is it?

    2. Find the fifth term, a5.

    3. Write an explicit equation for the general term, an = ?

What mathematical operation do you use to find the next term?

Geometric.

3,125

The pattern of the sequence is
5
5 × 5
5 × 5 × 5...