CM Magazine: The Little Math Puzzle Contest

CM May 3, 1996. Vol II, Number 29

 The Little Math Puzzle Contest

The Little Math Puzzle Contest

Man seeks order and pattern in all things
Be ready to change your paradigm.

Puzzle #33

What is the next number following this pattern?

1, 1, 1, 3, 5, 9, 17, 31, 57, ______

Send your response by 8:00 a.m., Friday, May 10 to:

(Any suggestions for puzzles will be happily received!)

The puzzles will stop at the end of May with puzzle #36.

A toughie :- find the logic and the next set of digits.
Deadline for toughie answer :- May 30th

1, 11, 21, 1211, 111221, 312211, 13112221, __________

Puzzle #31 results

Unavailable at press time

Andrea Pollock and Alex Nazarov
Royal West Academy, Montreal West, Quebec.

Information about the Little Math Puzzle Contest.

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