**Number Series reasoning tricks **

**Introduction**:

A series is an ordered collection of figures or numbers or words or alphabets. A sequence of numbers which follow a particular pattern is called number series. In number series questions, some specific pre-decided rules are hidden and the candidate needs to find at that hidden rule to arrive at correct answer.

For example, consider 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, ….. Here the difference between the consecutive numbers is three. It is important to note that in number series each number except the first number is related to the prior number with some specific rule.

### Number Series reasoning tricks

**Types of Number Series**

There are many types of number series. A few of them are explained below.

In this type the series progresses with addition or subtraction of some specific numbers. Here the DIFFERENCE between any successive terms is not very large, increases in a specific manner and is constant throughout the series.

Let us see the types of number series questions and tricks to solve them

**For example: 1**

Find out the odd term from the following number series and replace it with the correct term.

The given number series follows the below pattern.

** For example: 2**

Find out the odd term from the following number series and replace it with the correct term.

The given number series follows the below pattern.

Tricks to solve Number series Question

Number series questions are common in any competitive exam. Candidates can score good marks with just the basic knowledge of math. These questions are relatively easy provided the candidate is able to find out the hidden rule. Here **sveducations.com** provides you with basic tips and tricks to solve number series questions. After you read through this article, click below to revise and practice with our tests.

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