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Know Numbers in a Descending Sequence: 150-51

In this worksheet, students write down the next two missing numbers in a descending sequence of numbers.

'Know Numbers in a Descending Sequence: 150-51' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:  Recognise Thousands, Hundreds, Tens and Ones

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet you must identify the next two missing numbers in a sequence.

 

Example

Write the next two numbers in this sequence.

101 97 93 89    

 

 

Answer

101 - 97 = 4

97 - 93 = 4

93 - 89 = 4

 

The numbers go down in 4s, so we can continue the sequence by subtracting 4.

 

101 97 93 89 85 81

 

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

69 67 65 63 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

95 90 85 80 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

 

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

 

123 120 117 114 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2 

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

96 94 92 90 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

77 75 73 71 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

 

62 60 58 56 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2 

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

92 88 84 80 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

150 145 140 135 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

53 49 45 41 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

56 51 46 41 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
  • Question 1

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

69 67 65 63 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
61
59
EDDIE SAYS
69 - 67 = 2 67 - 65 = 2 65 - 63 = 2 63 - 61 = 2 61 - 59 = 2
  • Question 2

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

95 90 85 80 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2

 

CORRECT ANSWER
75
70
EDDIE SAYS
95 - 90 = 5 90 - 85 = 5 85 - 80 = 5 80 - 75 = 5 75 - 70 = 5
  • Question 3

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

 

123 120 117 114 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2 
CORRECT ANSWER
111
108
EDDIE SAYS
123 - 120 = 3 120 - 117 = 3 117 - 114 = 3 114 - 111 = 3 111 - 108 = 3
  • Question 4

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

96 94 92 90 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
88
86
EDDIE SAYS
96 - 94 = 2 94 - 92 = 2 92 - 90 = 2 90 - 88 = 2 88 - 86 = 2
  • Question 5

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

77 75 73 71 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
69
67
EDDIE SAYS
77 - 75 = 2 75 - 73 = 2 73 - 71 = 2 71 - 69 = 2 69 - 67 = 2
  • Question 6

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

 

62 60 58 56 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2 
CORRECT ANSWER
54
52
EDDIE SAYS
62 - 60 = 2 60 - 58 = 2 58 - 56 = 2 56 - 54 = 2 54 - 52 = 2
  • Question 7

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

92 88 84 80 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
76
72
EDDIE SAYS
92 - 88 = 4 88 - 84 = 4 84 - 80 = 4 80 - 76 = 4 76 - 72 = 4
  • Question 8

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

150 145 140 135 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
130
125
EDDIE SAYS
150 - 145 = 5 145 - 140 = 5 140 - 135 = 5 135 - 130 = 5 130 - 125 = 5
  • Question 9

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

53 49 45 41 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
37
33
EDDIE SAYS
53 - 49 = 4 49 - 45 = 4 45 - 41 = 4 41 - 37 = 4 37 - 33 = 4
  • Question 10

Write down the next two numbers in this sequence.

 

56 51 46 41 Write answer in text box 1 Write answer in text box 2
CORRECT ANSWER
36
31
EDDIE SAYS
56 - 51 = 5 51 - 46 = 5 46 - 41 = 5 41 - 36 = 5 36 - 31 = 5
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