Questions tagged [letter-sequence]

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

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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
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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; ...
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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: ...
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Group Arithmetic

A little arithmetic to rock your brain. Each pair of equations is separate from the others. Within each pair, the variable to be solved for will represent the same thing, however other variables may ...
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Letter Sequence Shape Shifter

IIIIIIIIIIIIII TTTTTT LLLLLLL UUUUU JJJJJJJ What's the next logical sequence?
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Two alphabetic sequences [duplicate]

Here are two alphabetic sequences: A E F H I K L M N B C D G J O P Q R To which one would each of the remaining letters of the alphabet belong? ...
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Can anyone tell me, Who am I? [closed]

I am 3/8 of PAKISTAN 3/8 of ISTANBUL 2/10 of ANTARCTICA Who am I?
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An n-segment sequence

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Reasoning CSIR NET June 15 [duplicate]

This question was asked in NET. I am unable to solve it.
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Find the missing value for “main”

coal 60 mine 63 code 39 lame 41 gain 23 gala 22 main ? Find the missing value for "main"?
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guess the missing letters in sequence

Guess number 16 in this sequence: WS EL JRC AA ME MB VS MT TP BS BF AK GK VK VA ??
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Again: State the rule!

This puzzle continues the puzzle "State the rule!". State the rule behind the following partition of letters, and fill in the questionmarks. (The puzzle has a clear and justifiable trivia-type ...
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State the rule!

State the rule behind the following partition of letters, and fill in the questionmarks. (The puzzle has a clear and justifiable trivia-type solution.) ...
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Find the term which does not fit into the series given below

C4T, F10R, I20P, L43N, O90L It can be easily seen that the first letters are 3rd, 6th, 9th, 12th, 15th and the last ones are 20th, 18th, 16th, 14th, 12th. But I cannot understand the logic of numbers ...
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Completing the letter series:

I have been provided the following short puzzle and need help understanding the answer. Complete the following letter series: a_abc_ab_ _c_bb_cc_ I filled it like this: aaabcaabbbcabbccca I ...
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What is special about this grid?

Here is a simple grid with letters in them? There is one significant word and ten special numbers in it. Four questions: What is the significant word? What are the ten special numbers contained in ...
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A bunch of related letters

Patrick is answering a series of questions where he is given a word and he has to write a single character. He knows how to answer these and quickly answers- fsmss ...
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A quick cross word puzzle

This puzzle took me less than five minutes to compose. With luck it will take you about the same time to solve. cp dt ts Instructions Find two letters that, added to the above three pairs of ...
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What is distinctive about these letters?

What property do the following English letters share that other letters do not: A, C, D, E, Q, S, W, Y Hint: Another hint: Yet another hint:
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An “outside the box” sequence

I found a small letters sequences on Stack Exchange, but some elements are missing : T H B C D L PP WH ?? M CU ? Question What are the missing elements ? Hints ...
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Not much to this one, once you've understood it

A O E A O T F L A T O A _ R R A C O A O M R Y Y E _ Fill in the missing two letters. Notes Please explain why, in the context you have discovered, these are the only two possible answers and there ...
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A Quindectet of Letter Sequences!

I've been working hard on trying to solve the missing letters in this puzzle by qwertylpc, but I've discovered that in trying to figure out the lists his clues are coming from, I've come up with ...