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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to recognise arithmetic sequences and find the nth term".

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- Arithmetic Sequences An exercise on linear sequences including finding an expression for the nth term and the sum of n terms.
- Matchstick Patterns Create a formula to describe the nth term of a sequence by examining the structure of the diagrams.
- Missing Terms Can you work out which numbers are missing from these number sequences?
- Quick Add 'Em Quiz Find the sum of a sequence of consecutive numbers using a quick, efficient, elegant method.

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