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# 1, 4, 27, ...

Series
Series teasers are where you try to complete the sequence of a series of letters, numbers or objects.

Can you find the next number in the following series?:

1, 4, 27, 256, 3125, 46656, ?

1, 4, 27, 256, 3125, 46656, ?

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The next number of the series is 823543.The rule followed is 1^1, 2^2, 3^3, 4^4 and so on. So calculate the next number to the power of itself until you get 7^7 which is the answer.

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