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Mathematical Excursions (MindTap Course List)Problems from the Mensa Workout Mensa is a society that welcomes people from every walk of life whose IQ is in the top 2% of the population. The multiple-choice Exercises 40 to 43 are from the Mensa Workout , which is posted on the Internet at www.mensa.org Following the pattern shown in the number sequence below, what is the missing number? 1 8 27 ? 125 216 a. 36 b. 45 c. 46 d. 64 e. 99BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 1.3, Problem 43ES

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**Problems from the Mensa Workout** Mensa is a society that welcomes people from every walk of life whose IQ is in the top 2% of the population. The multiple-choice Exercises 40 to 43 are from the *Mensa Workout*, which is posted on the Internet at www.mensa.org

Following the pattern shown in the number sequence below, what is the missing number?

1 8 27 ? 125 216

a. 36

b. 45

c. 46

d. 64

e. 99

Expert Solution

To determine

**To identify:**

The number that belongs to the given pattern

**Given information:**

The Number pattern 1 8 27 ? 125 216

**Calculation:**

The numbers in the given pattern are all cubic numbers

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