# Senior Maths Topics: Series & Sequences

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Product Code: 978-1-875695-51-5

*Phoenix* *Senior Maths Topics* provide thorough and detailed explanations, worked examples, summaries and practice exam questions on essential senior maths topics. Each book is a detailed treatment of a topic selected because of its importance in senior maths. They can be used at school, to supplement the textbook, providing more detail and exercises, and at home, to aid home study and exam preparation.

These books are for senior secondary students, particularly those who:

o want to study a topic in more depth

o are having difficulty with a topic

*Phoenix Senior Maths Topics* books can be used:

· to learn and understand the topic: a full and detailed treatment of the topic with clear step-by-step explanations and plenty of worked examples.

· as a study and revision aid: a separate summary contains the information which has to be learned, as well as exercises and sample tests with typical examination questions. Solutions are provided.

· as a reference: all the relevant information is easy to find and easy to understand.

**Series and Sequences Contents **

About this book

**Chapter 1 Basic definitions**

- Definitions, notation
- The general term of a series
- Sum of a series
- Given Sn find Tn

**Chapter 2 Arithmetic progression**

- Definition
- The general AP
- The sum of an AP
- The arithmetic mean

**Chapter 3 Geometric progression**

- Definition
- The general GP
- The sum of a GP
- The geometric mean

**Chapter 4 Applications of AP**

**Chapter 5 Applications of GP**

- Simple and compound interest
- Superannuation, annuities and time payments
- Sum to infinity
- Recurring decimals

**Chapter 6 Miscellaneous problems **

**Chapter 7 Mathematical induction**

Some preliminary results

Mathematical induction

Summary

Sample tests

Answers