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Another Sequence

  1. Oct 3, 2005 #1
    What comes next?

    2,0,3,0,4,8,1,5,4,2,4,7,8,6,8,2,1,2,7,3,...

    :)
     
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  3. Oct 5, 2005 #2
    How about you telling us the answer?
     
  4. Oct 5, 2005 #3
    That's boring! I'll hand out a hint, though: it's a generally well known sequence in disguise, but that sequence is not generally known as a sequence...
     
  5. Oct 6, 2005 #4
    Answer in white Add 1 to each digit. Easy as pie
     
  6. Oct 6, 2005 #5
    Jimmysnyder got it. :D Good job... again :P !
     
  7. Oct 7, 2005 #6
    I should have noted that the answer is 5.

    You could have made the problem more difficult by giving more information. What is the next number in this sequence?

    2,0,3,0,4,8,1,5,4,2,4,7,8,6,8,2,1,2,7,3,5,1,5,3,2,2,7,2,1,6,8,4,...
     
  8. Oct 7, 2005 #7
    Well, I tried to avoid any zeros, heh. I guess the answer could be -1, but that really doesn't seem quite right. Maybe 9?
     
  9. Oct 30, 2005 #8

    meL

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    how about

    who gives a sh*t!!

    woody and survival are the
    only important things in Life.
     
  10. Oct 30, 2005 #9

    meL

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    Here is another

    zero

    zero implies all other numbers.
    You cant miss with my answer.
    ho ho ho
     
  11. Nov 7, 2005 #10
    i dont get it, what do you meant by adding?
     
  12. Nov 7, 2005 #11
    Here is the original sequence:
    2,0,3,0,4,8,1,5,4,2,4,7,8,6,8,2,1,2,7,3,...
    Here is the same sequence obtained by adding 1 to each digit.
    3,1,4,1,5,9,2,6,5,3,5,8,9,7,9,3,2,3,8,4,...
    Note the connection between this sequence and the number [itex]\pi[/itex].
     
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