# Discussion of Question with ID = 187 under Missing-Numbers

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### Question

Two numbers of the following series have been put inside round brackets. Study the series and pick your answer from the four choices given below.

(2), 5, (12), 25, 41, 61

A

if the terms in both the brackets are right.

B

if the term in the first bracket is right but the term in the second bracket is wrong.

C

if the term in the first bracket is wrong but the term in the second bracket is right.

D

if the terms in both the brackets are wrong.

Soln.
Ans: d

Both the bracket terms are wrong. Numbers 2 and 12 should be replaced by number 1 and 13 respectively, so that the series successively moves with difference of 4, 8, 12, 16, 20.