14 years ago
Anonymous

Find the third term in the recursively defined sequence?

a1=3,ak+1=ak(ak-1)
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14 years ago
Derek C
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Hi According to the recursion a_(k+1)=a_(k) * a_(k-1), the next term depends on the last 2 terms. Since a_3 depends on a_1 and a_2, and you do not have a_2, you do not have enough info to find the answer.
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14 years ago
de4th
You need to specify at least two terms.
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