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Given any number it is easy to find a rule based on a polynomial of order 5 such that the first five numbers are as listed in the question and the next is the given number. There are also non-polynomial solutions.

The simplest polynomial rule is

Un = (n4 - 12n3 + 50n2 - 69n + 36)/6 which gives the next number as 21

Q: What number comes next in 1 3 6 8 11?

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what number comes next 1 -8 -16 -24 -33

Probable answer is 11 as shown below:1 + 5 = 65 + 6 = 116 + 11 = 1711 + 17 = 28

It's a pattern of odd numbers- so... nine is next, then eleven, and so on. 1-3-5-7-9-11....

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42 as you have to add the next prime number onto the previous value.

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42 is the next number in this sequence. This number sequence is adding the next prime number to the last number. So 1 + 2 = 3. Then 3 + 3 = 6, 6 + 5 = 11, 11 + 7 = 18, 18 + 11 = 29. The next prime number after 11 is 13, so 29 + 13 = 42. The next numbers would be 59 (42+17), 78 (59+19), and 101 (78+23)

what number comes next 1 -8 -16 -24 -33

Probable answer is 11 as shown below:1 + 5 = 65 + 6 = 116 + 11 = 1711 + 17 = 28

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-27 You subtract powers of 2 everytime... 1,2,4,8,16

It's a pattern of odd numbers- so... nine is next, then eleven, and so on. 1-3-5-7-9-11....

The number 0 and the next is 2.

13 or 100, what are you looking for? 100 Liz is right