A sequence $\{s_n \}$ is called

**bounded**if there are $a,b \in \mathbb{R}$ such that $a \leq s_n \leq b$, for all $s_n$ with $n \in \mathbb{ N}$. This means that all terms of that sequence are contained in the closed interval $[a,b]$. A sequence is**upper bounded**if there is $b \in \mathbb{R}$ such that $s_n \leq b$, for all $s_n$ with $n \in \mathbb{ N}$. Similarly, a sequence is**lower bounded**if $a \leq s_n$. A sequence is bounded if and only if is upper bounded and lower bounded.