# Patterns and Numbers HELP?!?!

• Feb 17th 2008, 11:31 AM
miramontes
Patterns and Numbers HELP?!?!
Hi

I have these numbers and they are suppose to have a pattern but I cant seem to figure it out.

1) 0,4,8,21,52,65

2) 15,26,40,16,37,58

3) 5,2,6,3,9,6

Any help and explanation would be greatly appreciated (Worried)(Thinking)

• Feb 17th 2008, 11:58 AM
Plato
• Feb 17th 2008, 03:45 PM
miramontes
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thank you for that website, it can come in handy for many things
I was able to get help for the first pattern however, the last 2 didnt have any solution so I am still stuck.

Can any1 else help me????(Time)(Worried)
• Feb 17th 2008, 03:56 PM
Plato
Quote:

Originally Posted by miramontes
I was able to get help for the first pattern however, the last 2 didnt have any solution so I am still stuck.

If the mathematicians at the Bell Labs cannot solve it, then I doubt that most of us can.
• Feb 17th 2008, 08:00 PM
topsquark
Quote:

Originally Posted by miramontes
3) 5,2,6,3,9,6

There are, of course, really an infinite number of possibilities, but I have come up with a pattern for this last one:
Subtract 3.
Subtract 3.