The constant factor between consecutive terms of a geometric sequence is called the common ratio.
For a geometric sequence or geometric series, the common ratio is the ratio of a term to the previous term. This ratio is usually indicated by the variable r.
The common ratio is the ratio between two numbers in a geometric sequence. Keep reading for a detailed definition, the formula for determining the...
To find the common ratio, I have to divide a successive pair of terms. It doesn't matter which pair I pick, as long as they're right next to each other. To be thorough ...
Each term of a geometric sequence increases or decreases by a constant factor called the common ratio. The sequence below is an example of a geometric ...
Sometimes we are asked to find the common ratio of a certain geometric progression, and then use this to find a group of terms or simply a specific term.
Get comfortable with the basic ingredients of exponential functions: the Initial value and the common ratio.
We explain Finding the Common Ratio with video tutorials and quizzes, using our Many Ways(TM) approach from multiple teachers.This lesson describes how ...