2850.49 – Continue the Sequence

Tags:Problem Set 11Pre-Calculus MathVisual

125,59,42,34,14,4,125, 59, 42, 34, 14, 4, \ldots. What comes next? (Hint: residents in the largest American city will get this right away.)


The next entry is "Canal Street". These are stops on the southbound 8th Avenue express subway in New York City. This is a manifestly unfair problem for anybody except New Yorkers. Deal.