
06619325
j
2016e.00788
Orosi, Greg
The arithmeticogeometric sequence: an application of linear algebra.
Int. J. Math. Educ. Sci. Technol. 47, No. 5, 766772 (2016).
2016
Taylor \& Francis, Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EN
H60
I30
sequence
recursive relation
arithmeticogeometric sequence
eigenvectors
eigenvalues
doi:10.1080/0020739X.2015.1092180
Summary: In this paper, we present a linear algebrabased derivation of the analytic formula for the sum of the first $n$th terms of the arithmeticogeometric sequence. Furthermore, the advantage of the derivation is briefly discussed.