Download e-book for iPad: 300+ Mathematical Pattern Puzzles by Chris McMullen

By Chris McMullen

ISBN-10: 1512044288

ISBN-13: 9781512044287

Take pleasure in numerous mathematical trend puzzles. It begins out effortless with simple styles and easy puzzles, and the problem point grows gradually. this fashion, puzzlers of every age and talents can take pleasure in a number of the styles and puzzles during this book.

Patterns include:

  • Arithmetic
  • Prime numbers
  • Fibonacci sequence
  • Visual puzzles
  • Roman numerals
  • Arrays and more

Challenge your self and strengthen precious skills:

  • pattern recognition
  • visual discrimination
  • analytical skills
  • logic and reasoning
  • analogies
  • mathematics

Answers and causes for all puzzles are available behind the book.

Each bankruptcy starts with a short advent or overview of the proper thoughts, through 2-3 examples of development puzzles with motives.

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The next two numbers are 68 (since 11 + 20 + 37 = 68) and 125 (since 20 + 37 + 68 = 125). #1 #2 #3 #4 2, 2, 4, 6, 10, 16, ____, ____, ____, ____ ____, 3, ____, 7, 11, 18, 29, 47, ____, ____ 6, _____, 15, _____, 39, 63, _____, 165, _____, 432 309, 191, 118, 73, 45, 28, ____, ____, ____, ____ #5 1, 2, 2, 4, 8, 32, _________, _________, _________ ∞ 51 ∞ 9 Fibonacci Inspired #6 1, 2, 5, 13, 34, 89, 233, _____, _____, _____, _____ #7 #8 #9 #10 1, 1, 2, 4, 7, 13, 24, 44, 81, 149, ______, ______, ______, ______ 2, 3, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10, 15, 23, 36, ______, ______, ______, ______ 1, 3, 5, 9, 15, 25, 41, 67, 109, 177, ______, ______, ______, ______ 0, 1, 2, 2, 3, 5, 7, 10, 15, 22, 32, 47, 69, 101, ______, ______, ______, ______ ∞ 52 ∞ 10 Roman Numerals This chapter involves Roman numerals.

Beginning with 324, multiplying by 2 makes 648, dividing by 3 makes 216, multiplying by 2 makes 432, dividing by 3 makes 144, and so on. 324, 648, 216, 432, 144... ∞ 34 ∞ 300+ Mathematical Pattern Puzzles The next two numbers are 288 (since 144 × 2 = 288) and 96 (since 288 / 3 = 96). ) #1 2, 7, 22, 67, 202, ______, ______, ______, ______ #2 3, 9, 8, 14, 13, 19, 18, ____, ____, ____, ____ #3 1022, 510, 254, 126, 62, ____, ____, ____, ____ #4 #5 #6 1, 3, 6, 18, 36, 108, 216, _______, _______, _______, _______ 101, 99, 95, 93, 89, ____, ____, ____, ____ 256, 128, 144, 72, 88, 44, 60, ____, ____, ____, ____ ∞ 35 ∞ #7 #8 #9 6 Multiple Operations 3, 5, 9, _____, 33, _____, _____, 257, _____ 5, 7, 15, 17, 35, 37, 75, 77, 155, _____, _____, _____, _____ 1, 3, 6, 10, 15, 21, ____, ____, ____, ____ #10 4, 6, 9, 13, 18, 24, ____, ____, ____, ____ #11 #12 100, 51, 98, 53, 95, 56, 91, 60, ____, ____, ____, ____ 8, 4, 12, 6, 24, 12, 60, 30, 180, 90, 630, ______, ______, ______, ______ ∞ 36 ∞ #13 #14 300+ Mathematical Pattern Puzzles 50, 52, 47, 55, 43, 59, 38, 64, 32, ____, ____, ____, ____ 10, 50, 20, 100, 70, 350, 320, 1600, ________, ________, ________, ________ #15 #16 1, 3, 6, 9, 18, 22, 44, 49, 98, ______, ______, ______, ______ 2, 2, 1, 2, 1, 3, 2, 8, 7, 35, 34, ______, ______, ______, ______ #17 a, d, c, f, e, h, g, j, i, l, k, ___, ___, ___, ___ #18 1, 2, 6, 9, 10, 14, 17, 18, 22, 25, 26, 30, 33, ______, ______, ______, ______ ∞ 37 ∞ 6 Multiple Operations #19 2, 5, 10, 9, 12, 24, 23, 26, 52, 51, 54, 108, 107, ______, ______, ______, ______ #20 8, 6, 24, 12, 10, 40, 20, 18, 72, 36, 34, 136, 68, ______, ______, ______, ______ ∞ 38 ∞ 7 Digits Each sequence in Chapter 7 involves changing one or more digits of a multidigit number.

As another example, 3! = 3 × 2 × 1 = 6. Observe that 4! = 4 × 3! (since 24 = 4 × 6). Note that 0! is defined to equal 1. The reason that 0! = 1 is so that 1! can follow the rule N! = N (N – 1)! for all positive 12 Factorials integers (N > 0). This way, 1! = 1 (1 – 1)! = 0! since 1! and 0! both equal 1. Example 1. This sequence is made from factorials. For example, 0! = 1, 1! = 1, 2! = 2 × 1 =2, 3! = 3 × 2 × 1 = 6, 4! = 4 × 3 × 2 × 1 = 24. 1, 1, 2, 6, 24, 120... The next two numbers are 720 (since 6!

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