Use Inductive Reasoning To Find A Pattern, And Then Make A Reasonable Conjecture For The Next Number In The Sequence.1 2 4 8 16 ____?


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The second number is the first plus 1. It is also equal to 2 times the first number.
The third number is the second plus 2, two times the second number.
Supposition: Each successive number is 2 times the one before it.

The next number in the sequence is 2 times 16, which is 32.

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