# Next in the sequence...

doodinthemood
Posers and Puzzles 10 Jan '08 17:40
1. 10 Jan '08 17:40
1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
2. 10 Jan '08 18:08
Originally posted by doodinthemood
1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
Next in the sequence is 8. It's a section of the decimal places of pi.

17171717171717171717171717171728...etc etc.
3. 11 Jan '08 14:34
Originally posted by doodinthemood
1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
The next number is 7. The 2 is an experimental error.
4. 11 Jan '08 14:54
Originally posted by David113
The next number is 7. The 2 is an experimental error.
Ah, like the engineer's proof that all odd numbers greater than 1 are prime.

3, 5, 7, 9 is an experimental error, 11, 13...looks good enough to me.
5. 11 Jan '08 16:54
the two answers given are very amusing, so thank you for that ðŸ™‚ but I'm afraid this is a logical sequence that you will have come across before.
6. uzless
The So Fist
11 Jan '08 18:441 edit
Originally posted by doodinthemood
1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
9....These have been the EXACTA winning numbers at the Kentucky Derby for the last set of races.
7. AThousandYoung
12 Jan '08 18:44
Are those points in football?
8. 12 Jan '08 18:481 edit
Originally posted by AThousandYoung
Are those points in football?
Ah, got it. No, it's not football. But it is sport!

Nice one.
9. 13 Jan '08 01:48
Originally posted by mtthw
Ah, like the engineer's proof that all odd numbers greater than 1 are prime.

3, 5, 7, 9 is an experimental error, 11, 13...looks good enough to me.
http://uncyclopedia.org/wiki/Prime_number
10. joe shmo
Strange Egg
13 Jan '08 02:18
Originally posted by Gastel
http://uncyclopedia.org/wiki/Prime_number
Thats funny......ðŸ™„
11. 13 Jan '08 19:102 edits
Originally posted by doodinthemood
1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,1,7,2
special olympics math-relay, on counting to three. after twenty minutes this team won.

or
something like cricket with 35 being the next number
12. 15 Jan '08 20:51
He hit the 2 instead of the 1 key. ðŸ˜›
13. 15 Jan '08 21:15
Nobody else? OK. The answer is 3.