Sometimes, rather than finding the next number in a linear sequence, you want to work out the number, or the number.
Writing out or numbers takes too much time, so you can use a general rule.
To find the value of any term in a sequence, use the term rule.
What is the term of this sequence?
So the term is or
For example, to find the term, work out . To find the term, work out .
So the term is and the term is
What are the term and the term of this sequence:
To work this out, , so