Click the add response. An increasing or decreasing pattern always goes up or down by a ‘rule’. Here is a pattern of hearts. ❤️. ❤️❤️❤️. ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ The rule in this heart pattern, is that each term goes up by 2. Term 1 has 1 heart, Term 2 has 3 hearts and Term 3 has 5 hearts. Create your own patterns (one increasing and one decreasing), using plastic cups or any objects you can find. To have a pattern, you must show at least 3 terms. Take a screen shot of your pattern. Use the microphone to state your rule. When finished, click the green check mark to send to your teacher. If you don’t have objects to use, you may show your knowledge using the drawing tools.