# How do you write the first five terms of the arithmetic sequence given #a_1=16.5, d=0.25#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 17, 2017

#### Explanation:

#"to obtain the terms in the sequence add d to each of"#

#"the terms"#

#a_1=16.5#

#a_2=16.5color(red)(+0.25)=16.75#

#a_3=16.75color(red)(+0.25)=17#

#a_4=17color(red)(+0.25)=17.25#

#a_5=17.25color(red)(+0.25)=17.5#