What are the next terms of the following sequences?
1, 4, 9, 16, 25, ...
10, 19, 28, 37, ...
3, 5, 9, 17, 33, ...
O, T, T, F, F, S, S, E, ...
J, F, M, A, M, J, J, A, ...
R, O, Y, G, B, I, ...
Hints: One, Two, Three, January, Red
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