Questions tagged [letter-sequence]

A puzzle that asks for finding the hidden pattern in a given letter sequence.

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Ancient character sequence

What is the next character in this ancient sequence: a, a, a, a, n, a, a, a, a, a, a, ? What is your reasoning?
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Mensa Workout Quiz question - letter series

I took the Mensa Workout Quiz and I wasn't able to do this letter series question: Which letter comes next in this series of letters? B A C B D C E D F ? The options given were: C, D, E and F ...
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Letter Connections

What is the connection between each of these pairs and what is the missing letter? A is to G B is to P D is to Q F is to T C is to ? Good luck!
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Great-Uncle Alfred's Letter Sequence

My Great-Uncle Alfred loves sequences and likes to test me with them whenever I visit. The other day, with a flourish, "Voilà!", he presented me a piece of paper with the following sequence, ...
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Fill in the letter cycles

ITM . NDR . EAU . ULT . TEN . TDP . YMH . RYI . SHM . PED . ODP . HIT . AKL . NPT . UKT . UTS . ESA . PRT . DOR . YMT Fill each of the empty circles above with a unique letter. Each of the three ...
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A mysterious paper: a collection of words around a star?

I found this paper which I think has a clue I need, but part's been torn off, and I don't recognize these words. Some of them don't even seem like words, just sets of characters. I'm sure there's a ...
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What is the next item in this numerical sequence?

I found this on a test, and it's under "Numerical sequences". I can't figure it out. I tried using the numbers of the alphabet: 1, 2, 9, 12, 1, 2. I don't see a clear pattern. A,B,I,L,A,B,? ...
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Letters Missing Grid Puzzle

Below is a missing-letter puzzle made by me. You need to find 4 missing letters inside the grid. Can you find them? Hint #1:
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Missing elements of this 32-length list

The following list has 32 elements. Element 8 and elements 22 to 32 are missing. Can you find why element 8 has been chosen to be missing? And can you find what are the missing elements? RTKW EHKB ...
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That letter sequence started so nicely

Find out how the following letter-sequence is constructed: ...
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A puzzle made special for today

Can you find the message hidden within this grid of puzzles?
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Where did she stay?

In 1968, she went to Vientiane. She stayed 1 year Then she went to Ulaanbataar. She stayed 8 years In 1977, she went to ...
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Today's Letter Sequence

Can you figure out what the next letter in this sequence is? C, N, O, I, Z, E It's a very simple one and will no doubt be cracked in a few minutes, but I thought it was fitting for today.
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12 more blackboard puzzles (letter puzzles)

I have previously posted number puzzles. This time it's letter puzzles. Some clues have a Harry Potter theme. Hint: Hint 2: Hint 3:
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Another Secondary Alphabetical Order

Here is another Secondary Alphabetical Order: If you can figure out the rest of the order, the arrows will hint you how the letters should be written.
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Secondary Alphabetical Order

Here are the final 16 Official Letters of the Secondary Alphabetical Order: .. .. K, L, A, I, U, G, R, H, N, F, B, X, O, Q, J, Z If you can figure out the rest of the order, the first ...
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A letter sequence with curious repetitions

There was a time when I created some letter series puzzles. This one is an old one. Replace the question marks. P, Ca, ?, ?, O, Ca, P, Ca, ?, ?, ?, Ca Hints(1-3): I will reveal three question marks....
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What is the missing sequence in this pattern?

I have here a simple binary-like pattern, consisting of crosses (X) and circles (O). ...
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Find the element that does not fit the pattern

These 12 elements form a set with a certain pattern, but there is one element that does not fit. Which one is that? HINT HINT 2
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IQ test: a Letter sequence

I'm looking for solution & plausible explanantion which letter comes next in following riddle: Source (german): https://www.matheboard.de/thread.php?threadid=1459 Update: The correct answer is B....
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Saturdays' Sequences

0.469281 0.267974 0.333333 0.333333 0.666667 0.499346 0.333333 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 3 2 F 0 0 0 0 U P F O X F E 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 Here are 5 intertwined sequences. I will add one sequence each saturday ...
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2019 2-letters 33-length list

Find the final 2-letters element of the following list: AQ AR AT BA BA BA BO CA CY EQ FE FO GO GY HA HO JU KA MO RO RU SA SH SK SP SU TA TA TE TR VO WE ?? Classification The 33 elements can ...
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You have (3^2 + 2^3 + 2^2) Guesses Left. Figure out the Last one

Getting bored of all the sequences (including mine)? Here is a little different one for you. What is the last one in the following: C, H, O, P, S, ? Tell me why?
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Number sequences: 6X000X9, 700XX08,00000015,?,00000015

Here is the question: 6X000X9,700XX08,00000015,?,00000015,?,00000015 This question actually comes from the puzzles made by my friend. He gave me his puzzles recently but I couldn't figure it out. ...
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What's the next letter?

Can you determine which letter comes next? In text U R R R A U ? HINT 1
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Can you complete the sequence?

Well, can you? Q, W, R, I, ? Make sure you provide your reasoning. I can ensure you there is a pattern here. This is probably a simple one, but good luck as always!
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Missing Piece of Pie - Can you find it?

A piece is missing! What should it be?
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Where did the mathematician go?

Two mathematicians were discussing their recent holdays. The first mathematician exclaims I was on an all inclusive trip to lanserote for two weeks. The second mathematician, slightly ashamed, ...
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Find the next letter in the below series

I got a question during an interview in a company and I still could not find out the solution. Kindly help me to solve this. H,A,H,L,U,?
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YES… Now what's next?

Here are some letter sequences, following a very similar rule. The ordering of the sequences may help you solve the sequences. Good luck! 1. Y E S _ _ L _ B J _ 2. U D T C C S _ _ _ D 4. E ...
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Which pair of letters is missing from this sequence?

LB, GO, HG, KL, ? OE a) GN b) NH c) DL d) OM
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Short Puzzle: Graphic Painting

The artist in the market is giving this painting for free (the last one on his rack). I asked him if I can take it but he replied "Why should I give it to you?" The frame could be useful but I dont ...
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Whic to erms bgn a f - l qu?

Whic to erms bgn a f - l qu? ...
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What are the special letters?

You are presented with five groups of five words. All of the letters in each word share a common trait, except for one. The rule governing which letter is different is consistent within each group. ...
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K, L, M, K, L, M, … what is the pattern? It is not what you first think

Everyone knows the J Family. It is the family where the names of the three sons and three daughters of Mr and Mrs Jameson each start with the letter J. Three Boys: Jordan; Jasper; and Jeremy. ...
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What's the best life advice you would give to a child in Hex Speak? [closed]

This puzzle involves coming up with a sentence using any of following: characters: ABCDEF (+5 points) numbers: 0123456789 (+3 points) numbers disguised as letters: OILSTRG (0,1,1,5,7,12,6) (+3 ...
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TDV, YF? — Find the letter

The instructions are simple. Please find the letter that should substitute the question mark. TDV YF?
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What letters should be here?

I'm having difficulty with another quiz. By the way, thanks to everyone who answered my previous question or who wants to think over it :) What letters should I put in place of the question mark? <...
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How is BABBAB formed

$[A ...] \to A [...]$ $[B ...] \to B [S [...]]$ $[S A ...] \to B ...$ $[S B ...] \to A [S ...]$ $[S] \to B$ $[ ] \to$ (E.g. $[AAB] \to AABB$) But, $[????] \to BABBAB$ Bonus puzzle:
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Sometimes I wonder how it will end

Complete the verse with a body part, Eco nut our da, We fight on ye dead, Entry _____ and the sequence with a letter, d, e, r, y, k, t, h, r, e, y, _
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Find out the missing letters

A ? I ? O ? U ? W ? Y Here are some letters. Following the similarities you have to find out which letters will sit instead of the question mark and why?
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Enigmatic Letters

I call them Recurro, Terminato or Perfecto if the letters conform to my conditions. Recurro:A, B, G, H, K, N, Y, Z Terminato:...
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What is the answer for the question 23 and 22 in the image below?

Source- NTSE Chattisgarh 2015. Sorry, didn't know I cannot post Exam questions.
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Read. Learn. Live. Escape

You wake lying face down on a hard stone floor. Your head hurts. As your eyes find focus, you see a haiku scratched into the ground beside you: A wrong step brings death! But, a wrong guess brings ...
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Some letters reordered

My native English speaking friend gave me a piece of paper with the this on it. A H R B Q D W E F L M N S X G I J K O P C T V Y U Z And he said: "Here is the alphabet. This is how it should be". ...
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Coordinate puzzle help

This is a puzzle from a scavenger hunt website (the solution should be a series of numbers for coordinates - I need someone smarter than me to solve it! "It often occurs to me that I must have ...
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What is the next letter in the sequence?

What is the next letter in the sequence below? T D Q I N N K ? Hints will come if needed.
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A Legitimate Sequence

Choices: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Sequence: D G A B I L F ? ? As long as you can count you can solve this puzzle. So what could the next letters be?
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What's next in this letter sequence: A, H, I, M, O, T, . . [duplicate]

What would come next in this sequence, and what is the source? A, H, I, M, O, T, . . .
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Find the relation between these words?

You are in an island looking for a chest and finally you have found it. Unfortunately there is a embedded lock on the chest which has a note on it: ...