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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to generate terms of a sequence from either a term-to-term or a position-to-term rule".

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- Missing Terms Can you work out which numbers are missing from these number sequences?
- Arithmetic Sequences Video A reminder of how to find the next term, the nth term and the sum of terms of an arithmetic or linear sequence.
- Venn Diagram of Sequences Find the formula for the nth term of sequences that belong in the given sets.
- Matchstick Patterns Create a formula to describe the nth term of a sequence by examining the structure of the diagrams.
- Arithmetic Sequences An exercise on linear sequences including finding an expression for the nth term and the sum of n terms.
- Geometric Sequences An exercise on geometric sequences including finding the nth term and the sum of any number of terms.
- Fibonacci Quest A number of self marking quizzes based on the fascinating Fibonacci Sequence.

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