(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

3,6,12........1536

determine the number of terms in the progression

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

a=3 r=2

n= ar^n-1

1536= (3) (2)^n-1

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# Geometric progression

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