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Homework Help: Why? Series question easy but dont know what to write.

  1. Mar 7, 2005 #1
    Explain why when the terms of an arithmetic sequence are added the result is called an arithmetic series?

    I dont know what to write what kind of a question is this? Can someone give me some ideas?
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  3. Mar 7, 2005 #2


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    A series is the running sum of a sequence.

    - Warren
  4. Mar 7, 2005 #3


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    What are the definitions for both concepts...?:bugeye:

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