Week 1 Discussion - Arithmetic Sequence

Discussion Objectives

As a result of the web sites' reading and videos, the students will:

1) Explore the concept of the numeration system and its importance to mathematics.

2) Investigate the concept of arithmetic sequence and its effect on the numeration system.

The numeration (number) system plays an integral role in the understanding of mathematics.
The arithmetic sequence is a member of the set of this system.

The Task

Create a blog titled Arithmetic Sequence and write 2-3 paragraphs on
1) What is the numeration system and how important is it to mathematics?
2) Describe the arithmetic sequence and its importance to the numeration system.

After posting your blog, comment on the blogs of at least two members of the class.

Return to your blog before the end of the week and respond to the comments on your own blog.