# SOLUTION: Find the general term of the set. {2, 4, 6, 8, 10, . . .}

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 221454: Find the general term of the set. {2, 4, 6, 8, 10, . . .} Answer by drj(1380)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Find the general term of the set. {2, 4, 6, 8, 10, . . .} Step 1. Let n be the index of the nth term. Look for a pattern and it appears to be even numbers. Step 2. So let 2n be the expression for the general term. Check n=1, then 2n=2. Check n=2, then 2n=4. etc. Step 3. ANSWER: 2n is the general term for n=1,2,....5,... I hope the above steps were helpful. For FREE Step-By-Step videos in Introduction to Algebra, please visit http://www.FreedomUniversity.TV/courses/IntroAlgebra and for Trigonometry visit http://www.FreedomUniversity.TV/courses/Trigonometry. Good luck in your studies! Respectfully, Dr J