ACT Math: Intermediate Algebra Drill 3, Problem 2. Find the sixth number in the series.

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But note, they are trying to be sneaky here.

They don't want the next number in the sequence they want the SIXTH one. So we need to find

the next TWO

We have 27 times 3 which gets us 81

then multiply 3 again to get the 6th number in the series, which is 243.

Answer: E.

Nice try, math problem.

You have to get up a little earlier in the morning to pull the wool over OUR eyes.