The next term in the series :

2, 5, 10, 17, 26, 37, ____ is:

  1. 50
  2. 57
  3. 62
  4. 72
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 30th December 2015 in Reasoning Questions.
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Answer:  (1) 50 

Explanation:-
2 + 3 = 5,   5 + 3 + 2 = 5 + 5 = 10,   10 + 5 + 2 = 10 + 7 = 17,  17 + 7 + 2 = 17 + 9  = 26,   26 + 9 + 2 = 26 + 11 = 37, 
Same as,  37 + 11 + 2 = 37 + 13 = 50 

Then, the next term in the series is 50. 

Hence, the correct answer is option (1) 50. 

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 30th December 2015.
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