, , , ,

This is a geometric sequence since there is a common ratio between each term. In this case, multiplying the previous term in the sequence by gives the next term. In other words, .

Geometric Sequence:

This is the form of a geometric sequence.

Substitute in the values of and .

Apply the product rule to .

Apply the product rule to .

Combine and .

Rewrite as .

Multiply by .

Multiply and .

Identify the Sequence 7/12 , -1/4 , 3/28 , -9/196 , 27/1372