# What is the next term in the pattern: #.1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/16..#:?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 28, 2016

#### Explanation:

This appears to be the geometric series

Another way to write it would be:

In your question,

The answer is simply evaluated by taking:

Or alternatively by following the pattern from your already given series values: