geometric series

noun Mathematics.
1.
an infinite series of the form, c + cx + cx 2 + cx 3 + …, where c and x are real numbers.

Origin:
1830–40

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geometric series
 
n
a geometric progression written as a sum, as in 1 + 2 + 4 + 8

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Understand and apply the convergence criterion for geometric series.
Find partial sums of arithmetic and geometric series.
The scores were selected from a geometric series, doubling for each increment
  of increasing contribution.
Arithmetic and geometric sequences will be expressed in multiple forms, and
  arithmetic and geometric series will be evaluated.
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