# Without using the general formula for the n^th term, find which term of the AP : 5, 17, 29, 41,...will be 120 more than its 15^th term. Justify your answer.

### Asked by Fathima | 31st Mar, 2017, 05:23: PM

Expert Answer:

### The common difference, d = 17 - 5 = 12
Since we are not allowed to use the general formula, we add the common difference to each preceding term.

### Answered by Rebecca Fernandes | 31st Mar, 2017, 09:55: PM

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