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# What number comes next? (fun math problem)

74, 11, 6, 3, 5, ___

I will give a hint in a few minutes if no one has figured it out yet. Also, I will give best answer to the first correct answer.

Asked by JeremysMom at 10:31 PM on Jun. 28, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answer by Bmat at 10:37 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• I'll need a hint. I can't figure out the pattern and I'm normally pretty good at these...

Answer by DarkFaery131 at 10:33 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• 4

The number of letters in each number is the next number in the sequence!

Answer by LoriKeet at 10:41 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

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• DarkFaery, this stumped me up the first time I saw it too.

Here is the hint- think of another subject to help you with this besides math

seventyfour, eleven, six, three, five, ____

Comment by JeremysMom (original poster) at 10:38 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• :)

Answer by Bmat at 10:39 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• Bmat- your correct, care to share how you came up with that answer?

Comment by JeremysMom (original poster) at 10:39 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• I have no idea. I just wanted to put an answer so I can easily find this question and see the answer. lol.

Answer by renea20 at 10:40 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• I noticed that spelling the numbers gave the next number. I like number games. :)

Answer by Bmat at 10:41 PM on Jun. 28, 2010

• 3...if i got the pattern right lol

Answer by armywife43 at 10:42 PM on Jun. 28, 2010