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Find the next term in each sequence below, replacing the underscores. Then, replace each of the found integers with the corresponding letter of the alphabet (A = 1, B = 2, etc.). The letters, in order, form a five-letter word.

```128,  64,  32, 16,  8,  4, ___
-3,   0,   3,  6,  9, 12, ___
3,   4,  6,  8, 12, ___
1,   2,   3,  5,  8, 13, ___
110, 109, 105, 96, 80, 55, ___
```

 See The Solution Submitted by Charlie Rating: 2.4286 (7 votes)

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S1: descending powers of 2 so --> 2 = B

S2: increment by three so --> 15 = O

S3: primes + 1 so --> 13+1 = 14 = N

S4: Fibonacci sequence so --> 21 = U

S5: subtract next square = 55 - 36 = 19 = S

So: BONUS (some formula for BOGUS??)

 Posted by ed bottemiller on 2008-04-14 16:18:22

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