# Problem #1059

 1059 The second and fourth terms of a geometric sequence are $2$ and $6$. Which of the following is a possible first term? $\textbf{(A) } -\sqrt{3} \qquad\textbf{(B) } -\frac{2\sqrt{3}}{3} \qquad\textbf{(C) } -\frac{\sqrt{3}}{3} \qquad\textbf{(D) } \sqrt{3} \qquad\textbf{(E) } 3$ This problem is copyrighted by the American Mathematics Competitions.
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