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I discovered a formula for the nth term of any sequence of numbers.. 
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#37
Feb2113, 05:05 PM

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Or basically just google "finite sequence".
Here is a blog by Terrence Tao who uses the term: http://terrytao.wordpress.com/2007/0...nceprinciple/ 


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Feb2113, 09:12 PM

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i don't think so. i have one in mind whose nth term is ??????



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Feb2113, 10:51 PM

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The wording in post #1 is unclear on this point, and muddied, rather than clarified, by crossed wires in later responses, but I think we are at the point where OP can be encouraged to confirm or deny the interpretation unambiguously. I submit: further discussion is pointless until that happens. 


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Feb2213, 01:23 AM

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Feb2213, 01:47 AM

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From post #20:
The confusion still continued though: witness the remaining posts. I agree the thread is finished with no further input from OP. 


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