Checking binomial series

  • #1
hi there im abit stuck here. i got a q saying :
in binomial expansion of (3-2/x)^9 find the 5th term using the general term of the binomial expansion and check your answer

(3-2/x)^9

used formula

=N!/(n-r)!r! * A^(n-r) * b ^ r

r= 4
a= 3
b= - 2/x
n=9

got a answer of -489888/x^4

How do i go about checking my answer??
 

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  • #2
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My answer is like yours, but without the negative sign.
 

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