# What is the nth term for the sequence 1, 4, 9, 16, 25?

${n}^{2}$
By studying the sequence you can see that it is a sequence of squares - ${1}^{2} , {2}^{2} , {3}^{2} , {4}^{2} , {5}^{2} , \ldots$
so the $n$th term is ${n}^{2}$