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**orange gold** Oh! My idea for a non-algebraic pattern was a pattern for a math operation, number sequence, equation, etc. that used methods unknown to algebra to solve it. Example: Taking the sum of all the digits in a number wouldn't be algebraic.

if "x" equaled the sum of all the digits in the number "n" and (n = 361) than x would equal 3+6+1 or "10"

Now the idea would be to incorporate this into a pattern for something like division of a specific number so that you could solve the problem without having to do any algebra harder than something like addition.