Aptitude - Odd Man Out and Series - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Odd Man Out and Series - Pick Wrong No. (Q.No. 1)
Directions to Solve
Find out the wrong number in the given sequence of numbers.

1.
582, 605, 588, 611, 634, 617, 600
634
611
605
600
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Alternatively 23 is added and 17 is subtracted from the terms. So, 634 is wrong.
Discussion:
38 comments Page 2 of 4.

Himanshu said:   1 decade ago
Hey guys why can't we found another reasoning. Like I came out with an answer 600 as it is only one divisble by 100 leaving no remainder.

Sammi said:   1 decade ago
600 +17
617 +17
634 -23
611 -23
588 +17
605 +17
582
If we consider, +17 added twice then -23, it makes sence so 582 should be the answer

Rabin katel said:   5 months ago
Seperates the patterns like this
582, 588, ?, 600.
605, 611, 617.

In each pattern add +6 and then;
588 + 6 = 594.
594 + 6 = 600.
(3)

Balan said:   7 years ago
582-605=23,
605-588=17
588-611=23
634-617=17
611-634=23

So balance 17 +17 =34
Add balance no is 600 +34 =634 ans.
(1)

Yashwanth said:   10 months ago
I think 600 is the correct answer because 617+23 = 640 should come if they do it alternatively.
(4)

Sonutalwani said:   1 decade ago
582+23=605.
605-17=588.
588+23=611.
611-17=594 => 634 is wrong answer.
594+23=617.
617-17=600.

Avinash Kumar said:   4 years ago
My answer is 617.

Because all number are composite number except 617 (which is prime number).

Vignesh said:   1 decade ago
582+6 = 588.
605+6 = 611.
588+6 = 594(but the given answer is 634).
611+6 = 617.
594+6 = 600.

L.Gayathri said:   1 decade ago
In the series the numbers order increase and decrease. So the series wrong number is 634.

Eldhose said:   1 decade ago
I had found the same comparison that mr. Shashank found. I think this is more easy.


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