**Math Riddle: ** 2, 3, 5, 9, 17, _ What is the next number in the sequence?

**Answer: **The correct answer is 33.

The pattern: Double the previous number and subtract 1.

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# 2, 3, 5, 9, 17, _ What is the next number in the sequence?

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**Math Riddle: ** 2, 3, 5, 9, 17, _ What is the next number in the sequence?

**Answer: **The correct answer is 33.

The pattern: Double the previous number and subtract 1.