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Sequences and Series Resources


Videos Galore

This place has it all: more explanations, videos, and worked problems. Just scroll down to sequences and series and watch until your heart is content.

Hippos and Math

Videos, videos, videos! Some of our favorites for this chapter. Get your popcorn ready.

Colored Pens and Sequences

This is a pretty basic arithmetic sequence explanation in video form. This would be great if our Shmooptastic explanations left you scratching your head.

Oh, Fractals

Fractals until you can't fractal anymore. This site has everything from a basic explanation to in-depth descriptions of specific types. Set your creative mathematical self free.

Games and Tools

So Many Skills, Such Little Time

Here you can find interactive quizzes to really make sure you get it. Scroll down to Number Sequences or try your hand on a different topic.

Practice Problems, Galore

This is a link to the free parent guide for math. It can be helpful and has a bunch of extra practice problems with solutions. This section deals with basic sequences.


They're More Useful Than You Think

We taught you the basics, now go get your application on. Here you can see how geometric series can be used with everything from car loans to job creation.

Notes Worth Studying

Paul's Notes is an online math gem. His explanations are a little involved (and you need to understand a limit). But if you are dying to know more about sequences, Paul is your man.

Quick Tips

The Math Dude: simple yet cool. After the brief text explanations, don't forget about the video links near the end.

Geometric Mortgages

Youtube tells us how to use geometric series to figure out your mortgage payments. Who knew?!?

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