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# Puzzle: Finish the sequences

#### Chacham (981) writes | more than 10 years ago

23

Here's some sequences to finish. Some easy, some silly.

1. ottffssen
2. smtwtf
3. jfmamjjason
4. pltqphho
5. othtmbtqqsson
6. kmgtpez
7. whtqfs
8. pndqh
9. ttocpqgf
10. aybabt

UPDATE: 9 can also be ddttojgcpfqgf
UPDATE: 6 should read dhkmgtpez (dh at the beginning)

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UPDATE: Answers in next JE here.

Here's some sequences to finish. Some easy, some silly.

1. ottffssen
2. smtwtf
3. jfmamjjason
4. pltqphho
5. othtmbtqqsson
6. kmgtpez
7. whtqfs
8. pndqh
9. ttocpqgf
10. aybabt

UPDATE: 9 can also be ddttojgcpfqgf
UPDATE: 6 should read dhkmgtpez (dh at the beginning)

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UPDATE: Answers in next JE here.

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mvemjsun

### Re:I only get 2, 3, & 10 - here is another goo (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9335310)

p. Though it could be "nu", and the p is debatable. :)

Thanx, took a moment.

### Re:I only get 2, 3, & 10 - here is another goo (1)

#### Cy Guy (56083) | more than 10 years ago | (#9339343)

Actually its n & p that alternate not n & u, whi I think is sufficient to keep p on the list.

### Re:I only get 2, 3, & 10 - here is another goo (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9340864)

Ah, OK. I just seem to remember otherwise.

### Fun fun... (1)

#### FroMan (111520) | more than 10 years ago | (#9334614)

1) t
2) s
3) d
4)
5)
6)
7)
8)
9)
10)

Here's a couple for you:
1) mvemjsun
2) rkbqkbk
3) kpcofg

### Re:Fun fun... (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9335479)

Correct.

1) p, though some may debate it. And it can also be asked nu. :)
2) n. Though, i prefer h to k. Especially with a y on the end.
3)

Still have to think about number 3. Though, it seems similar to number nine above.

### Re:Fun fun... (1)

#### FroMan (111520) | more than 10 years ago | (#9336291)

1) Correct
2) I don't think so... Or atleast not what I was thinking of. The answer would be 'r' for my combination.
3) I'll give you time.

At some point, you should post the pattern sources above.

### Re:Fun fun... (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9337977)

Doh! I did mean r for number 2. Silly fingers.

You could have preped me though with seven ps. :)

At some point, you should post the pattern sources above.

Sure, but not just yet.

3) is s

Yepp.

### Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### daoine (123140) | more than 10 years ago | (#9336334)

1. t 2. s 3. d 4. 5. Some latin-based language numeric sequence, given the tqqsson -- but I haven't gotten it yet. 6. y 7. 8. 9. 10. u

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### daoine (123140) | more than 10 years ago | (#9336403)

Once again, this time, with formatting:

1. t
2. s
3. d
4.
5. Some latin-based language numeric sequence, given the tqqsson -- but I haven't gotten it yet.
6. y
7.
8.
9.
10. u

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### daoine (123140) | more than 10 years ago | (#9336844)

8. d (although s or g could be used as a descriptor)

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9338041)

Very good.

Nine should be easy. Seven and four harder.

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### daoine (123140) | more than 10 years ago | (#9338388)

I understand what 9 is. But I don't know the item after 'g' -- and I'm not sure why the 'f' is there, and not near the 'o' -- especially since of all of them, the o should have that designation.

As for the next item, I want to say 'ig', or 'k' or 'pk'

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### daoine (123140) | more than 10 years ago | (#9338690)

And 4 looks like something that descended from Greek prefixes -- I vote for either an 'e' or an 'n', although 'pltq' isn't clear, I'd expect dmtt...am I close?

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9340809)

It's n. So, you're in the correct area, but i'm on a different point. Though, i admit, pl, is not entirely conventional, but i do believe it to be correct. tq is definitely correct. As for 9, if you know what it is, a simple search ought to give you the answer.

Is 9 p? Or b?

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9357697)

No. Twenty-four more to go. :)

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### daoine (123140) | more than 10 years ago | (#9357781)

Well, now I'm lost entirely, so I'm just gonna wait until you give out the answer, and then I'll explain my reasoning.

### Re:Heh, update helped. :) (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9357930)

I ought to place answers on Thursday.

### Letters, letters (1)

#### bettiwettiwoo (239665) | more than 10 years ago | (#9363360)

1. ottffssen --> T
2. smtwtf --> S
3. jfmamjjason --> D
4. pltqphho --> N
5. othtmbtqqsson --> D
6. kmgtpez --> Y
7. whtqfs --> S
8. pndqh --> D
9. ttocpqgf --> H
10. aybabt --> U

mvemjsun --> P
rkbqkbk --> R
kpcofg --> S

### Re:Letters, letters (1)

#### Chacham (981) | more than 10 years ago | (#9364892)

Excellent!

I must admit, i still haven't figured out what "kpcofg" is. Hmm..

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