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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.

 
JeremysMom

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

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Answers (11)
  • 4
    Bmat

    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...
    DarkFaery131

    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!
    LoriKeet

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

  • -2
    admckenzie

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

  • 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, ____

    JeremysMom

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

  • :)
    Bmat

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

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

    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.
    renea20

    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. :)
    Bmat

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

  • 3...if i got the pattern right lol
    armywife43

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