Number detective, you’ve arrived just in time!

We’re faced with a new puzzle and we hope you can help us solve it.

Can you work out which number comes next in this sequence?

**6, 8, 10, 12, 14, __**

Did you get **16**?

This is an **even number** sequence, and the next even number after 14 is 16.

**Even numbers** are numbers which end in **2, 4, 6, 8 **or** 0**.

Which number is missing from this sequence?

**3, 5, 7, __ , 11, 13**

This is a sequence of **odd numbers** and the missing odd number, between 7 and 11, is 9.

Odd numbers are numbers which end in** 1, 3, 5, 7 **or **9**.

Sometimes, sequences go up or down in multiples from your **times tables**.

Which times table does this sequence form part of? Can you figure out which number comes next?

**3, 6, 9, 12, ___**

This is the** 3 times table, **and the missing number is **15**.

It’s now your turn to find the missing numbers.

Good luck, number detective!

We are **counting **on you...