### Brain Teasers

# 8, 6, 2, 4, 8, _, _

What two numbers come next?

8, 6, 2, 4, 8, _, _

8, 6, 2, 4, 8, _, _

### Hint

If you are not too good in math, memorizing this would be helpful.### Answer

6, 2Multiply the previous number by 2, then drop the tens digit if there is one. It'll help you memorize your addition tables (referring to hint).

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it could also be interpreted as the sequence repeating itself. 8,6,2,4 8,6,2,4 8,6,2,4

Cute. Hey guys, don't be so negative.

Cute. Hey guys, don't be so negative.

Amen.

What has this got to do with addition tables?

It's also what you get when you start on your phone at 8 and go in a circle or diamond around the keypad.

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