Use a for loop to determine the sum of the first ten even terms in the series 5k3 (k=2, 4, 6, ….)

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I have the following but shows error. Please help
for k=2:10
disp('sum of the first ten even terms is: ')

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James Tursa
James Tursa on 20 Oct 2022
Edited: James Tursa on 20 Oct 2022
You are summing all the terms with 2:10. For the "even" terms you need to skip the odd ones, so the range would be 2:2:something (the middle 2 means every other value starting at 2). You just need to figure out what the "something" value is in order to get ten even terms.


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