What is the answer to this pattern and why?
F, S, S, M, ____, _____.
and also....
What is the next letter in this sequence and why?
Banana....Strawberry...Asparagus...Eggplant...Oran ge
Y R G P ?
i hate questions like these, you can come up with anything and say that's the pattern...
i remember one of my professors made a point once. he gave us a list of numbers and asked us to tell him what pattern he was thinking of. we came up with a formula that worked, but when he asked us to predict the next number, we were way off. the problem: he was thinking of the street numbers for the subway station stops rather than a sequence of numbers given by a mathematical formula
the letters are the colors of the foods above them...
I totally agree!
Here's one of my favorite jokes . . .
What is the next term in the sequence? .$\displaystyle 1,\,3,\,5,\,7,\,\hdots$
Answer: 8
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These are the positive integers whose English names contain an "e"
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