* Site-Outage Notice: Our engineering elves will be tweaking the Shmoop site from Monday, December 22 10:00 PM PST to Tuesday, December 23 5:00 AM PST. The site will be unavailable during this time.
Dismiss
© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Sequences and Series

Sequences and Series

 Table of Contents

Geometric Series Examples

Example 1

Find the sum of the infinite geometric series given by:  .

Simplify and solve for the sum.

Example 2

Find the sum of the infinite geometric series given by:  .

Example 3

Find the sixth partial sum of the geometric series given by: .

Simplify the equation to solve for the sixth partial sum.

Example 4

Find the sum: .

Simplify the equation to solve for the third partial sum.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement
Noodle's College Search
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement