**Directions:**

Look carefully for the pattern, and then choose which pair of numbers comes next.

**Question:**

6 20 8 14 10 8 12

**Option A):**

2 18**Option B):**

2 14**Option C):**

14 14**Option D):**

14 10**Option E):**

4 12

**Correct Answer is Option B):**

2 14

**Explanation:**

This is an alternating addition and subtraction series. In the first pattern, 2 is added to each number to arrive at the next; in the alternate pattern, 6 is subtracted from each number to arrive at the next.