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# 1,2,3,6,9,8,7,?

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

What number comes next in this series?

1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 8, 7, ?

1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 8, 7, ?

### Hint

Phone### Answer

4.The numbers on a standard push-button phone starting with 1 and going in a clockwise circle around the outside numbers.

You could also get the same answer going counter-clockwise on a calculator.

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helpful hint

Apr 29, 2003

Very Good. I got the right answer, but I got it the wrong way. Typical of me.

I think in the future we wont have phones because well all b telepathic!

You shouldn't have put in the hint, it completely gives it away. Besides that, its a great teaser.

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