> #numbers , #sequence , #maths > 4,8,12,16,20 4,8,16,32,64 4,8,14,22,32 The sequences start with 4,8 is that enough information for one to generalise on the following terms in each sequence,why?
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May 23, 2023

4,8,12,16,20 4,8,16,32,64 4,8,14,22,32 The sequences start with 4,8 is that enough information for one to generalise on the following terms in each sequence,why?

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May 23, 2023

The sequences you provided are as follows:

  1. 4, 8, 12, 16, 20
  2. 4, 8, 16, 32, 64
  3. 4, 8, 14, 22, 32


Based on the given sequences, it is difficult to generalize on the following terms in each sequence with certainty.


Here's why:

  1. Sequence 1 (4, 8, 12, 16, 20): Given the limited number of terms in the sequence, it is not clear what pattern is being followed. One possibility is that the terms are increasing by a fixed value of 4, but this assumption cannot be confirmed with only five terms. It is possible that the sequence follows a different pattern beyond the given terms.
  2. Sequence 2 (4, 8, 16, 32, 64): Similar to Sequence 1, it is not evident what specific pattern is being followed based on the limited number of terms. One possibility is that each term is double the previous term, indicating exponential growth. However, this assumption cannot be confirmed with only five terms. There may be alternative patterns or mathematical functions that describe the sequence.
  3. Sequence 3 (4, 8, 14, 22, 32): Again, with only five terms, it is challenging to determine the exact pattern being followed. One possibility is that each term is increasing by a varying increment (e.g., 4, 6, 8, 10), but this assumption cannot be confirmed without more terms or additional context.


To generalize on the patterns in these sequences, it would be helpful to have more terms or additional information about the underlying rules or constraints governing the sequence. With only five terms, there are multiple possible patterns that could fit the given data, and it is difficult to ascertain the exact pattern without further information.

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