Advanced Placement (AP)
Alex and Edgar are police detectives in the seaside town of Marina. Theyíre both applying for the Captain position that recently opened. The captainís job is mostly administrative and isnít directly related to the capture and conviction of criminals. Alex is a very good officer. He has a high rate of apprehension and conviction of criminals on the cases he works on. Alex also does an excellent job writing up reports on the cases he deals with. Edgar, on the other hand, is not very good at solving crimes or handling paperwork. Heís been on the police force for a number of years, as Alex has, but he excels at nothing. Suppose youíre the police commissioner. Using the economic concepts of absolute and comparative advantage, state whom you will promote to the Captainís job, Alex or Edgar. Explain your choice.
jsilver Advanced Placement (AP) 1 1
which of the following choices determine the reactivity of an element? choose all that apply a. the color of the element b. whether the symbol of the element is one or two letters c. the number of electrons are in the valence shell d. the number of neutrons in the nucleus
DarrinMeldrum Advanced Placement (AP) 1 1
Task 3 Part 1: Create a scenario for an arithmetic sequence. For example, Jasmine practices the piano for ______ minutes on Monday. Every day she ___________ her practice time by _________. If she continues this pattern, how many minutes will she practice on the 7th day? Be sure to fill in the blanks with the words that will create an arithmetic sequence. Use your scenario to write the function for the 7th term in your sequence using sequence notation. Part 2: Create a scenario for a geometric sequence. For example, Anthony goes to the gym for ______ minutes on Monday. Every day he _________his gym time by ____________. If he continues this pattern, how many minutes will he spend at the gym on the 5th day? Be sure to fill in the blanks with the words that will create a geometric sequence. Use your scenario to write the formula for the 5th term in your sequence using sequence notation. Part 3: Use your scenario from part 2 to write a question that will lead to using the geometric series formula. Use the formula to solve for Sn in your scenario.
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