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September 9th, 2013, 07:12 AM   #1
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A difficult Number Series

Don't know the answer for the following. Who can help? Please give explanation.
3 4 2 5 10/2 60/12 ...

Possible answers:
a) 60/10
b) 12/2
c) 6
d) 49/7
e) 7
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September 9th, 2013, 12:39 PM   #2
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Any background to that weird series, Doc
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September 9th, 2013, 01:14 PM   #3
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It is a question on a widely used IQ test.
I always get all the answers, but this one I have never been able to solve. It is frustrating.
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September 9th, 2013, 07:49 PM   #4
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It is a question on a widely used IQ test.
I always get all the answers, but this one I have never been able to solve. It is frustrating.
Agree...frustrating...IQ required for many of the sequences on these tests is Imagination Quotient !

Like 3,4,5,5,3,4,4,5,3,? : answer=3 for "one" ; get it?
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September 11th, 2013, 03:55 AM   #5
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Re: A difficult Number Series

3,4,5,5,
3,4,4,5,
3,3,4,5
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September 11th, 2013, 04:48 AM   #6
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Problem with these is often no unique solution.

Like 3,4,5,5,3,4,4,5,3,? : answer=3 for "one" ; get it?

ten,nine,eight,seven,six,five,four,three,two,???=o ne=3(letters).

Silly? Agree!
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It is a question on a widely used IQ test.
Which IQ test?
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October 9th, 2013, 01:17 PM   #8
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NAT 70 Drenth
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