# What's the next term in this sequence? 1/98, 1/49, 2/49, 4/49

Feb 2, 2017

$\frac{8}{49}$

#### Explanation:

Each fraction in the sequence is two times the fraction before it.
$2 \cdot \frac{1}{98} = \frac{1}{49}$

$2 \cdot \frac{1}{49} = \frac{2}{49}$

$2 \cdot \frac{2}{49} = \frac{4}{49}$

$2 \cdot \frac{4}{49} = \frac{8}{49}$