Read the hints given in the riddle and guess the word.

I am an eight letter word.

I have ‘kst’ in the middle, in the beginning, and at the end?

What am I?

Here is the answer:

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Answer: Inkstand.

Explanation:

It has “in” in the beginning, “kst” in the middle and “and” at the end.

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For most people, when they are confronted with a riddle of any kind, they give up within seconds of trying to find the answer.

This should not be the case. A puzzle should make you calm down, think deeply and understand the answer through elimination and rationalization.

In this mathematical riddle, a series of numbers are given, and you are required to guess the next number in the sequence. Can you figure it out?

The first step is to find the right model for the sequence of numbers. Once you have identified the pattern successfully, you are on the right track.

The insight to the pattern is that every number in the series, except for the first two numbers, is the sum of it’s two preceding numbers.