Answer or Solution : This series has a pattern in which the digits are added first, then 2 is subtracted from that sum and the last digit of the number obtained is written as the answer.

7+7= 14

14–2=12

And the final answer is 2.

8+8=16

16–2=14

And the answer is 4.

8+5=13

13–2= 11

And the answer is 1.

By following this pattern, the value of 4+9 can be given as: