ConceptSum of First n Terms of an AP

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The ratio of the sum use of n terms of two A.P.’s is (7n + 1) : (4n + 27). Find the ratio of their m^{th} terms

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Solution for concept: Sum of First n Terms of an AP. For the course 8th-10th CBSE