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Questions tagged [pattern]

A puzzle in which you spot the pattern that links a set of given data items (like numbers, letters, music tunes). Usually, you use your insights into the pattern to find one or more new elements of the set.

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Raven Puzzle - How to solve it?

I was doing the Raven Progressive Matrix test when I got stuck and couldn't solve 2 questions. SEE : Ps. The answer is marked in Green. Anyone could help me with any insights? Thanks in advance
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It seems kids can resolve this puzzle faster than developers [duplicate]

It seems kids can resolve this puzzle faster than developers So, can you solve this puzzle ? | 8809 = 6 | 5555 = 0 | 7111 = 0 | | 8193 = 3 | 2172 = 0 | 8096 = 5 | | 6666 = 4 | 1012 = 1 | 1111 = 0 |...
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Sequence puzzle in rows [duplicate]

The below is a number puzzle. It should be read left to right, top to bottom. Question 1: What is the next two rows of numbers? Question 2: How was this reached?
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Which two numbers replaces the question mark?

I was solving some number puzzles. I am finding difficulty in solving this puzzle: which two numbers will replace the question marks? I need answer with explanation.
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Sukarno's Holocene Extinction Discovery

You are a renowned paleobiologist who travels the world and evaluates recent discoveries. You recently were contracted to fly to Jakarta University and check in with one of their researchers. You ...
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2 3x3 Logic Puzzles

Two logic puzzles. Which option logically fits the question mark, and why? These puzzles are from a test on 123test.com. 1. 2.
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3 IQ Test patterns

I'm stuck at these questions and i dont really know why. The more i look at them, the more i get confused. Can't seem to get the pattern here. What pattern do you see and what do you believe to be the ...
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Might be early but here we go

Gleefully, we played together in this winter season Up until now, we have thought this fun will last forever Ultimately, everything is not unlimited but has a start and end. Grinning ...
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simple puzzle IQ-test question [closed]

What is the next piece and why?
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I send you all to the Connect-Wall

Here's a random code-wall for you though; I think of it as unfair to the point of impossible, but some people of this site never cease to surprise me. You need to split the 16 words into 4 groups, ...
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Mensa IQ test question answer? [duplicate]

What is the missing piece and why? I think it is pretty interesting but I cannot find any pattern. Do you have any idea?
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Mensa IQ-test question [duplicate]

What is the missing piece and why? I have tried to solve this but cannot figure out the rule. Can anyone find a pattern?
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Endless eight swap

I have a pegboard with 10 pegholes numbered 1 to 10. There are 10 pegs of different colours: dark blue, orange, violet, black, light gold, indigo, navy, green, ivory, and teal. Each peg initially is ...
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What is a Workman Word™?

In the spirit of the What is a Word™/Phrase™ series started by JLee, a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Workman Word™. Use the examples ...
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IQ test sample patterns

I was solving the sample problems for my school's IQ society and there are some I don't get. Since all I get is a final score, I wanted to ask puzzling if someone might be able to make things clearer. ...
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Select among the 8

this question is from a korean book IQ festival practical mensa IQ test and book has no answer.
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Chinese Sports Competition

A new fantastic sport has gripped China called MetalBall! All city teams have picked mascots/emblems and registered one of three separate divisions. All city teams are listed below in alphabetical ...
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Multi Talented Individual

With the help of some of my friends, I can do the following: break things apart into pieces (verb) stop people from arguing with one another (noun) make some really strong ...
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Something Is Missing!

On Christmas Day my Uncle Paul To look at something came to call “...!” he shouted. That was all. For clues that’s not a lot, I know. Ive got a hunch you’ll guess it though. What was the ...
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A Puzzle About Mathematics

I am a student and I have an assignment to create an account, ask some sort of question and get points. Kindly give me some points or votes. Need your help and answer my question. Find the missing ...
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International Consulting

The people of country X are quite eccentric. Here are some of their more interesting rules and customs. The children love candy, but no one is a fan of sugary drinks. There are no sushi ...
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Can you make a Rubik's Cube pattern with a 4 color flower on every side?

I enjoy putting my cubes into aesthetically interesting patterns (using legal moves, of course). I'm trying to make a pattern where each side has exactly 4 different colors in the following ...
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What is a Fine-Print Country™?

In the spirit of the What is a Word™/Phrase™ series started by JLee, a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a Country conforms to a special rule, I call it a Fine-Print Country™. Use the ...
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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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Raven matrix/grid puzzle [closed]

Which from A to F fills in the blank? I can make 2 observations: and
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Find the empty element

I tried many hours but can't figure this out This question is from http://tr.iq-test.cc/
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Sharp or surprising?

Sharp BR C CH DH H N PR V W Surprising BL CR FL GL KN L M SH SL SN ST THR T Both sharp and surprising B R S Question Is GR sharp, surprising or both? Why?
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What symbol next? [Easy]

What's the next symbol? Posted on: 2018/11/10
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Find the next sequence

1) 2) If someone already knew about this pattern, please let other people solve this.
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Find the empty part

I tried several hours to figure out and tried all possible way i could think but didn't worked well. hope this question does not seem silly.
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Find the missing piece (edit)

I guess that these questions may use different logic independently or not i don't know. I just found one logic that fits only to the first one. *These questions are from the one of high IQ Society ...
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Find the missing box

Can't find any logic here. Can you? *This question is from the one of high IQ Society founded by Xavier Jouve Ph.D for the top 0.3% of people along the IQ spectrum.
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I Learned a New Word Today

To start the day off, I went for a swim Then dug up a tuber with vigor and vim. I scored it as 10. It was proper and prim. A relative came. One clue: it's a him. A movie with guns, hats and ...
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Mensa Norway Test Inconsistent Exercise [duplicate]

Today I did the Mensa IQ test at http://test.mensa.no and I found something really strange regarding the Exercise 34. There is already a thread regarding it (Mensa web test question #34), and it gives ...
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Forgotten Travels

I normally like to go on travelling holidays, where I visit several different places. Last year I went to: Chad Angola Malawi Eritrea This year I pushed the boat out and went to even more ...
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Streaming live from Rio

Check out this list of destinations I compiled for my vacation. The content of the list is still a bit fluid, but the ordering should be correct now. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Baghdad, Iraq ...
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Show me… “Stack the Logs!”

I'm Daniel, a skinny teenager from New Jersey. My mom got a new job, so she and I had to move to Canyon City, California. I decided that I needed a new hobby, so I started taking classes at the YMCA. ...
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Converting the input (question) to the desired output (solution) [closed]

Problem I need help determining the algorithm for converting the input (question) to the desired output (solution). Known Solved so far is the equals placement i.e. ...
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What was Grandpa's itinerary?

Grandpa decides to take a multi-country tour visiting big cities First he goes to LIBYA Then to PERU Then to BAHRAIN Then to _______ Then to _______ Then to _______ Fill ...
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Missing item in pattern question

So I notice that the hexagon rises, so it should be A or B. But beyond that, I can't figure out why one of A or B would be correct and the other would not be.
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It's almost a cube

What is the next number in this sequence? 7, 10, 12, 19, 20, 30, _____ Note: I added another number as at first the pattern fit this too well. Hint 1:
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Can anyone help me with this puzzle?

I can't find any proper solution to this problem. There are too many things going on in this puzzle. Can anyone help? Thanks
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Find the next number in the series 7726, 635, 64, 9

Find the next number in the series. 7726, 635, 64, 9
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Solve this puzzle. I created for my friend for FUN :)

My friend is very good at puzzles. so i thought of creating one by myself and try to see if he can solve. Finally I succeeded and he gave up. Interested people can try. Hint: use all four arithmetic ...
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Bongard Problem 4: Circles

Find the rule that is all correct on the left side, but not on the right side. If you don't know about bongard problems you can click here.
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Row of alternating coin

I stumbled upon a mathematical puzzle that goes like this: You have 2n coins that alternate between head and tail. For example, if n=3, then it looks like H T H T H T, where H = head and T = tail. To ...
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Eight is Enough

My wife and I are expecting our 8th child very soon. she is obsessed with patterns and named our first six children (all girls). In order, they are named for: A super-villainess whose alter ego is ...
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My brain froze trying to solve this [closed]

Try to figure out the missing numbers!
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Bongard Problem 3

Find the rule that is correct on the left side, but not on the right side. If you don't know about bongard problems you can click here.
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Can anyone find the next character

Question: Options: Patterns for you to copy paste: ╟ ╢ ╠ ╣ ╤ ╧ ╥ ╨ ╦ ╩ ┘ ╜ ╛ ┐ ╖ ╕ ╙ ╘ ┌ ╓ ╒