Every month we will give you a math/statistics brain teaser that lets you test your knowledge with a fun problem.
This Month's Challenge: Unknown Pattern
Is it a simple task? Find the missing numbers as fast as you can!
0, 6, 24, 60, 120, 210, ___, ___, ___
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The Answer!
Solution: The missing numbers are 336, 504, 720.
The pattern is: Multiply the first three whole numbers, the next three whole numbers, and so on.
0 x 1 x 2 = 0
1 x 2 x 3 = 6
2 x 3 x 4 = 24,
and so on.
Many of the ideas in these Teasers come from thoughts formed by some of the great mathematical/statistical geniuses in history. To learn more about them and to take a fun quiz to find out which famous mathematician through history most interests you, try our Mathematicians' Quiz.
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