# Find terms of a linear sequence

In this lesson, we will investigate how to take an algebraic rule and generate a sequence, or specific terms within a sequence.

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the nth term of the sequence -4, 1, 6, 11, 16, … ?

1/3

Q2.What is the nth term of the sequence -3, -13, -23, -33, -43, … ?

2/3

Q3.What is the nth term of the sequence 1.3, 3.3, 5.3, 7.3, 9.3, … … ?

3/3

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the nth term of the sequence -4, 1, 6, 11, 16, … ?

1/3

Q2.What is the nth term of the sequence -3, -13, -23, -33, -43, … ?

2/3

Q3.What is the nth term of the sequence 1.3, 3.3, 5.3, 7.3, 9.3, … … ?

3/3

# Video

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# Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

Quiz:

# Find terms of a linear sequence

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What are the first 5 terms of the sequence with nth term 2n - 6?

1/3

Q2.What are the first 5 terms of the sequence with nth term 8 - 3n?

2/3

Q3.What are the first 5 terms of the sequence with nth term 1.1n + 4?

3/3

Quiz:

# Find terms of a linear sequence

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What are the first 5 terms of the sequence with nth term 2n - 6?

1/3

Q2.What are the first 5 terms of the sequence with nth term 8 - 3n?

2/3

Q3.What are the first 5 terms of the sequence with nth term 1.1n + 4?

3/3

# Lesson summary: Find terms of a linear sequence

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