# Missing Numbers Quiz Set 026

### Question 1

Find the missing number in the following square. A

12

B

23

C

34

D

45

Soln.
Ans: d

From 1 row 1+12 = 32

From 2 row 2+23 = 83

From 3 row 3 + ? = 195

So ? = 195 - 3 = 45

### Question 2

One number is wrong in the series. Find the wrong number.

376, 188, 88, 40, 16, 4, −2

A

4

B

16

C

40

D

188

Soln.
Ans: d

Series has been written in descending order with a differences of 192, 96, 48, 24, 12, 6 respectively. Hence, the number 188 should be replaced by 184. So 188 is wrong.

### Question 3

In the following number series, one of the numbers does not fit into the series. Find the wrong number.

6072, 1008, 200, 48, 14, 5, 3

A

1008

B

200

C

48

D

14

Soln.
Ans: a

Number 1008 is wrong and should be replaced by 1010. From the right side the series is: 3 X 1 + 2 = 5, then 5 X 2 + 4 = 14, then 14 X 3 + 6 = 48, then 48 X 4 + 8 = 200, then 200 X 5 + 10 should give 1010, not 1008.

### Question 4

In the following number series, one of the numbers does not fit into the series. Find the wrong number.

258, 130, 66, 34, 18, 8, 6

A

130

B

66

C

34

D

8

Soln.
Ans: d

Number 8 is wrong and should be replaced by 10. From the right side the series should be 6, 6 + 4 =10, then 10 + 8 = 18, then 18 + 16 = 34, and so on.

### Question 5

What is missing? A

45.

B

41.

C

32.

D

40.

Soln.
Ans: a

15 x 2 - 3 = 27, 31 x 2 - 6 = 56 and 45 x 2 - 9 = 81. This Blog Post/Article "Missing Numbers Quiz Set 026" by Parveen (Hoven) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Updated on 2020-02-07. Published on: 2016-03-16