# Given the geometric sequence: #4,24,144, ...#. What is the common ratio?

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Jan 6, 2017

the common ratio is 6

#### Explanation:

The common ratio is obtained by calculating

that's

Jan 6, 2017

6

#### Explanation:

The

Where r is the common ratio

In this example:

.. and similarly for

Hence: The common ratio