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Recursive sequences often cause students a lot of confusion. Before going into depth about the steps to solve recursive sequences, let's do a step-by-step examination of 2 example problems. After that, we'll look at what happened and generalize the steps.

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How to Solve Recurrence Relations. In trying to find a formula for some mathematical sequence, a common intermediate step is to find the nth term, not as a function of n, but in terms of earlier terms of the sequence. For example, while...

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Learn how to find recursive formulas for arithmetic sequences. For example, find the recursive formula of 3, 5, 7,...

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While recursive sequences are easy to understand, they are difficult to deal with, in that, in order to get, say, the thirty-nineth term in this sequence, you would first have to find terms one through thirty-eight. There isn't a formula into which you could plug n = 39 and get the answer.

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1.1. LIMITS OF RECURSIVE SEQUENCES 5 Now,if anC1 Dg.an/,then if a1 Da and a is a fixed point, it follows that a2 Dg.a1/ D g.a/ Da, a3 Dg.a2/ Dg.a/ Da, and so on.That is, a fixed point satisfies the equation a Dg.a/: We will use this representation to find fixed points.

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Certain sequences (not all) can be defined (expressed) in a "recursive" form. In a recursive formula, each term is defined as a function of its preceding term(s). [Each term is found by doing something to the term(s) immediately in front of that term.]

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A recursive sequence {f(n)}_n, also known as a recurrence sequence, is a sequence of numbers f(n) indexed by an integer n and generated by solving a recurrence equation. The terms of a recursive sequences can be denoted symbolically in a number of different notations, such as f_n, f(n), or f[n], where f is a symbol representing the sequence.

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Using the recursive formula of a sequence to find its fifth term. If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website. If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.kastatic.org and *.kasandbox.org are unblocked.

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Robb T. Koether (Hampden-Sydney College) Solving Recursive Sequences by Iteration Thu, Feb 28, 2013 13 / 19. Annuities Let An be the amount in the account after n years. If we deposit $5,000 at the end of each year, then A0 = 0 and A1 = 5000. At the end of each subsequent year, we earn 4% interest on the