Aman swims 1.5 mi on Monday, 1.6 mi on Tuesday, 1.8 mi on Wednesday, 2.1 mi on Thursday, and 2.5 mi on Friday. If the pattern continues, how many miles will he swim on Saturday?

Sincere Garcia 2022-10-08 Answered
Aman swims 1.5 mi on Monday, 1.6 mi on Tuesday, 1.8 mi on Wednesday, 2.1 mi on Thursday, and 2.5 mi on Friday. If the pattern continues, how many miles will he swim on Saturday?
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Answered 2022-10-09 Author has 6 answers
Look at the numbers in a sequence.
1.5,1.6,1.8,2.1,2.5
Determine the change from each term to the next.
+0.1,+0.2,+0.3,+0.4
As you can see, the next term will be equal to 2.5+0.5, or 3.0.
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