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 The Next Two Numbers
Charles
 Posted: Dec 3 2017, 08:20 AM
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What are the next two numbers in the following sequence, and why?

4 3 3 4 3 7 2 3 9 8 __ __

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"In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia." - George Orwell


"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors." - Plato

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Charles
 Posted: Dec 10 2017, 07:50 AM
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This certainly stumped most regulars. However, Bear spotted the connection between the question and the numbers and earns 2 points.

The numbers represent the number of letters in each word in the question. Therefore the last two numbers are 3 and 3 for the last two words "and" and "why".

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"In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia." - George Orwell


"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors." - Plato

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 Posted: Dec 10 2017, 08:30 AM
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Well, I'll be!

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 Posted: Dec 10 2017, 03:46 PM
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Well, I tried and have 3 foolscap pages of figuring to prove it.

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