cryptic mensa thing

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  1. Jase

    Jase Well-Known Member

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    kids bought this home for us to complete, got stuck after about a dozen though!

    example 24 H in a D - 24 hours in a day
    26 L of the A - 26 letters of the alphabet
    12 S of the Z - 12 signs of the zodiac
    66 B of the B - 66 books of the bible
    52 C in a P (WJs) -
    13 S in the USF - 13 stripe in the united states flag
    18 H on the G C - 18 holes on a golf course
    39 B of the O T - 39 books of the old testiment
    90 D in a R A -
    3 B M (S H T R) - 3 blind mice(see how they run)
    15 P in a R T - 15 people in a rugby team
    100 C in a D - 100 cents in a dollar
    11P in a F(S) T - 11 people in a football (soccer) team
    13=U F S - 13=unlucky for some
    27 B in the N T - 27 books in the new testiment
    13 L in a B D -
    23 P of C in the H B
    64 S on a C B
    9 P in S A - 9 provinces in south africa
    6 B to an O in C - 6 balls to an over in cricket
    15 M on a D M C - 15 men on a dead mans cheast

    7 D of the W - 7 days of the week
    7 W of the W - 7 wonder of the world
    5 T on a F - 5 toes on a frog
    32 is the T in D F at which W F - 32 is the temperature in degrees farenhiet at which water frreezes
    3 W on a T - 3 wheels on a trike
    12 M in a Y - 12 months in a year
    8 T on an O - 8 tenticles on a octopus
    29 D in F in a L P - 29 days in febuary in a leap year
    365 D in a Y - 365 days in a year
    52 W in a Y - 52 weeks in a year
    9 L of a C - 9 lives of a cat
    60 M in an H 60 - minutes in an hour
    1000 Y in a M - 1000 years in a millennium


    23 of these makes you a genius and only 2 mensa members have got them all correct
     
  2. bexxie

    bexxie Well-Known Member

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    i have a sheet somewhere with all the answers to this
    bex
     
  3. Suz

    Suz ~ I are a Nerd ~

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    at first glance I have 3 of them
     
  4. Jase

    Jase Well-Known Member

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    we've gotten the last few i thought i'd put them up for everyone else though.

    bex, FIND THAT SHEET! lol
     
  5. StirCrazy

    StirCrazy BnB Co-Founder ~ Retired

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    can I post the ones I know? or just how many?
     
  6. Trinity

    Trinity Well-Known Member

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    I done this before and got most of them .. which ones cant you get?
     
  7. Layla

    Layla Well-Known Member

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    yeah post away, we need the help, this is part of Ethans homework lol

    so far, we have got 2,3,10,13,15,16,18,20,21,23,25,26,27 and 32

    x
     
  8. bexxie

    bexxie Well-Known Member

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    Oh god I am hunting dont know where that blinkin sheet is it was Chloes homework a few months back I will ask her see if can remember?
    Bex
     
  9. bexxie

    bexxie Well-Known Member

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    26 letters of the Alphabet
     
  10. Trinity

    Trinity Well-Known Member

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    13 stars in the united states flag
    18 holes on a golf course
     
  11. StirCrazy

    StirCrazy BnB Co-Founder ~ Retired

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    LOL don't let Suz see that :rofl: try 'stripes' :headspin:
     
  12. ablaze

    ablaze lucky mum of one of each!

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    im useless!!
     
  13. Jase

    Jase Well-Known Member

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    i'm a genius then, with a little help!
     
  14. Tezzy

    Tezzy Mum of 2 TTCAL

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    64 squares on a chess board
     
  15. StirCrazy

    StirCrazy BnB Co-Founder ~ Retired

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    90 D in a R A = 90 Degrees in a Right Angle
     
  16. ablaze

    ablaze lucky mum of one of each!

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    see i cudda cheated lol!
     
  17. StirCrazy

    StirCrazy BnB Co-Founder ~ Retired

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    would never have got '23 pairs of chromosomes in the human body'
     
  18. ablaze

    ablaze lucky mum of one of each!

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    man im good *smug* :rofl: do i win a prize :rofl:
     
  19. Jase

    Jase Well-Known Member

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    didn't do too bad only needed help with 6!
     

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