# Complete the following pattern and what do you think this pattern really is? 6, 24, 60, 120, 210, …?

**Answer**

6 = 1 x 2 x 3

24 = 2 x 3 x 4

60 = 3 x 4 x 5

120= 4 x 5 x 6

210= 5 x 6 x 7

and so on.

Can you see the pattern now?

The nth term is just [ n x ( n +1 ) x ( n + 2 ) ]