# Write the nth term of a linear sequence

In this lesson, we will investigate what a linear sequence is, and how to calculate an algebraic rule to generate the sequence, referred to as the nth term.

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# Worksheet

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# Write the nth term 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 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

#### Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

# Write the nth term 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 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

# Lesson summary: Write the nth term of a linear sequence

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