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BusinessProvide analysis of the case study to be used as background for answering the following... (11 images)Major Themes of the Case Study This case study examines the practices of Chiba, a Japanese company that has largely succeeded in implementing and integrating its corporate philosophy with its...

HistorySeveral factors led to the declaration of World War I. The immediate cause was the assassination of Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the AustroHungarian throne, by Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip...

LiteratureAn essay on the relationship between existentialism and modern literature might focus on both the larger existentialist themes that appear throughout modern works and specific character studies....

Math`93+11/3+........` Let's check the common ratio of the terms, `r=a_2/a_1=3/9=1/3` `r=a_3/a_2=1/3=1/3` So this is a geometric sequence with common ratio `1/3` `S_oo=a_1/(1r)`...

Math`8+6+9/2+27/8+........` Let's find the common ratio of the terms: `r=a_2/a_1=6/8=3/4` `r=a_3/a_2=(9/2)/6=9/12=3/4` So this is a geometric sequence with common ratio of `3/4` `S_oo=a/(1r)` where a...

MathBy the definition, the sum of a series is the limit of its partial sums (if it exists). For this series the `N`th partial sum is `sum_(n=0)^N (1/5)^n.` This sum is the sum of finite geometric...

Math`sum_(n=0)^oo (0.6)^n` To verify if the series is convergent, apply the Geometric Series Test. Take note that a geometric series has a form `sum` `ar^n` It converges if `rlt1` . And it diverges...

Math`sum_(n=0)^oo (0.9)^n` To verify if the series is convergent, apply the Geometric Series Test. Take note that a geometric series has a form `sum` `ar^n` It converges if `rlt1` . And it...

Math`sum_(n=0)^oo (5/6)^n` To verify if the series is convergent, apply the Geometric Series Test. Take note that a geometric series has a form `sum_(n=0)^oo ar^n` or `sum_(n=1)^oo...

Math`sum_(n=1)^oo (n!)/2^n` To verify if the series diverges, apply the ratio test. The formula for ratio test is: `L = lim_(n>oo) a_(n+1)/a_n` If L<1, the series converges. If L>1, the...

Math`sum_(n=1)^oo n/(2n+3)` To verify if the series diverges, apply the nthTerm Test for Divergence. It states that if the sequence {an} does not converge to zero, then the series diverges....

Math`sum_(n=0) (7/6)^n` To verify if the series is divergent, apply the Geometric Series Test. Take note that a geometric series has a form `sum ar^n` It converges if `rlt1` . And it diverges if...

MathA sequence is monotone if it is increasing for all n , or decreasing for all n. We are given:`a_n=(2/3)^n` `a_(n+1)=(2/3)^(n+1)` `a_(n+1)=(2/3)^n(2/3)` `a_(n+1)=a_n(2/3)` So, `a_(n+1)<a_n` So...

MathA sequence is monotone if it is increasing for all n , or decreasing for all n. We are given:`a_n=41/n` `a_(n+1)=41/(n+1)` `a_n<a_(n+1)` for all n. `a_n<4` So the sequence is monotonic...

Math`1/(2*3),2/(3*4),3/(4*5),4/(5*6)` From the numbers we can see that the numerator starts from 1 for the first number and increases by step of 1. Denominator follows the pattern: `(n+1)(n+2)` We can...

Math`2,1+1/2,1+1/3,1+1/4,1+1/5` The first term can be written as `1+1/1` So from the pattern of the numbers, n'th term of the sequence can be written as: `a_n=1+1/n` `a_n=(n+1)/n`

MathGiven the sequence 2/3, 3/4, 4/5, 5/6, ... An expression for the nth term of the sequence is `a_n=(n+1)/(n+2)` when n starts with 1. `a_1=(1+1)/(1+2)=2/3` `a_2=(2+1)/(2+2)=3/4`...

MathGiven the sequence: 2, 8, 14, 20, ... The given sequence is an arithmetic sequence. The sequence is arithmetic because the common difference between each term is 6. In this sequence the common...

Math`a_n=cos(2/n)` To determine the limit of this function, let the n approaches infinity. `lim_(n>oo) a_n` `=lim_(n> oo) cos(2/n)` To solve, let the angle 2/n be equal to u, `u = 2/n` . Take...

Math`a_n = (5n^2)/(n^2+2)` To determine the limit of this sequence, let the n approaches infinity. `lim_(n>oo) a_n` `=lim _(n>oo) (5n^2)/(n^2+2)` To solve, factor out the n^2 in the...

Math`6, 2, 2/3, 2/9` To determine the next two terms, identify if it is an arithmetic or geometric sequence. Take note that an arithmetic sequence has a common difference. While a geometric sequence...

MathThe given sequence is 5, 10, 20, 40, ... Final Answer: The next two apparent terms are 80 and 160. The pattern to find the next term is to multiply the previous term by 2. The common ratio between...

MathThe given sequence is 8, 13, 18, 23, 28... Final Answer: The next two apparent terms are 33 and 38. The pattern to find the next term in the sequence is to add 5 to the previous term. The common...

MathGiven the sequence 2, 5, 8, 11, ... Final answer: The next two apparent terms are 14 and 17. The pattern to find the next term is to add 3 to the previous term. The common difference between each...

Math`a_1=6,a_(k+1)=1/3a_k^2` `a_2=1/3a_1^2=1/3(6)^2=1/3(36)=12` `a_3=1/3a_2^2=1/3(12)^2=144/3=48` `a_4=1/3a_3^2=1/3(48)^2=1/3(2304)=768` `a_5=1/3a_4^2=1/3(768)^2=1/3(589824)=196608` The first five...

Math`a_1=1` ,`a_(k+1)=2(a_k1)` `a_(1+1)=2(a_11)` `a_2=2(11)=2(0)=0` `a_3=2(a_21)=2(01)=2(1)=2` `a_4=2(a_31)=2(21)=2(3)=6` `a_5=2(a_41)=2(61)=2(7)=14` The first five terms of the...

Math`a_n=2+2/n1/n^2` Assume n begins with 1, `a_1=2+2/11/(1)^2=2+21=3` `a_2=2+2/21/2^2=2+11/4=11/4` `a_3=2+2/31/3^2=2+2/31/9=23/9` `a_4=2+2/41/4^2=2+1/21/16=39/16`...

Math`a_n=(1)^(n+1)(2/n)` The subscript n represents the term number. It usually starts with n=1 which tells that a1 is the first term. So to determine the first five terms, plugin n={1,2,3,4,5}. When...

Math`a_n=(3n)/(n+4)` Assume n begins with one, `a_1=(3(1))/(1+4)=3/5` `a_2=(3(2))/(2+4)=6/6=1` `a_3=(3(3))/(3+4)=9/7` `a_4=(3(4))/(4+4)=12/8=3/2` `a_5=(3(5))/(3+5)=15/8` The first five terms of the...

Math`a_n=sin (npi/2)` The subscript n represents the term number. It usually starts with n=1 which tells that a1 is the first term. So to determine the first five terms, plugin n={1,2,3,4,5}. When...

Math`a_n=(2/5)^n` Assume n begins with 1, `a_1=(2/5)^1=2/5` `a_2=(2/5)^2=(2/5)(2/5)=4/25` `a_3=(2/5)^3=(2/5)(2/5)(2/5)=8/125` `a_4=(2/5)^4=(2/5)(2/5)(2/5)(2/5)=16/625`...

Math`a_n=3^n` Assume n begins with 1, `a_1=3^1=3` `a_2=3^2=9` `a_3=3^3=27` `a_4=3^4=81` `a_5=3^5=243` The first five terms of the sequence are `3,9,27,81,243`

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