# Given the first term and the common difference of an arithmetic sequence how do you find the first five terms and explicit formula: a1 = 35, d=4?

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Jul 17, 2015

#### Answer:

The explicit formula for the sequence is

#### Explanation:

We know that the common difference

The general formula for an arithmetic sequence is

So, for your sequence, the general formula is

The first five terms are