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Brain Trigger #3 – Sample Number puzzle question

Here in this section we will discuss some question and answer on Number puzzle which are very common in competitive exams. Do these type of Number puzzle questions. These will help you for your competitive exams. Your math skills is very much needed to solve this kind of problems. Apply your skills on shortcut tricks to solve these Number puzzle question.

We try our best to get all type of shortcut tricks to solve these problems and bring them together here in this website. All you have to do is now to apply those shortcut tricks here to solve these Number puzzle problems. These questions can be solvable without using any shortcut methods also.

We will discuss here a question on Number puzzle. What you need to do is to, read the question carefully and then try yourself to solve the question. Answer of this question will be provided below. If you solve the question then check your answer with our solution. If your answer doesn’t match with our answer then check below for the solution.

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Let’s begin question with answer session. Today’s question is:

Which number should replace the question mark ?

56, 53, 48, 41, 38……?….

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Here is the Answer of above question. If you already done this by yourself then please check your answer with us. If you got an correct answer then very Well Done, but don’t be panic if you are unable to answer the question correctly. Solution with explanation of the following question is provided below.

This is an repeatedly subtraction number series.

First, 3 is subtracted from 56 – 3 = 53, then 53 – 5 = 48, then 48 – 7 = 41, 41 – 3 = 38 and so on.

So the answer should be 38 – 5 = 33.



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