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# What is the value 201st term of a sequence if the first term

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What is the value 201st term of a sequence if the first term of the sequence is 2 and each successive term is 4 more the term immediately preceding it?

(A) 798
(B) 800
(C) 802
(D) 804
(E) 806
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What is the value 201st term of a sequence if the first term of the sequence is 2 and each successive term is 4 more the term immediately preceding it?
(A) 798
(B) 800
(C) 802
(D) 804
(E) 806

ITS AN AP
COMMON DIFFERENCE d = 4
first term = a
nth term = a+(n-1)d
201st term = 2+(200)4
= 802

hence C
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23 Jul 2016, 22:49
Since first term is 2 : a1 = 2. Now the difference between 2 consecutive terms is 4 => an = an-1 + 4 .

The 201st term would be (201*4)-2 since the first term is 2.

The correct answer will be 802, Option C
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29 Jul 2016, 15:11
Using the formula a[nthterm]=a+(n-1)d
a[201]=802=> Smash C
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