Grandpa Z’s Weekly Puzzle

Grandpa Z’s Weekly Puzzle –

Contest period – September 19 through September 23

Level of Difficulty: 2 of 10

 

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If 6 boys fill 6 notebooks in 6 weeks and 4 girls fill 4 notebooks in 4 weeks, how many notebooks will a class of 12 boys and 12 girls fill in 12 weeks?

 

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Answer:

 60

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The correct answer may be viewed on Saturday!

This Week’s Puzzle Results: Attempts : 3; Correct: 3;

Persons with the correct answer for this week’s puzzle

Who got it right??

 1.) Dean B. in Sandusky, Ohio

2.)  Alphons O. in Oberöwisheim, Germany

3.) Carl F. in Halsey, Oregon

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The Best Record: Thirty one (31)

February 9, 2007 – Mind Boggler 2 –

The Most Dismal Record: One (0)

August 1, 2016 – OOPS!

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Grandpa Z’s Weekly Puzzle –

Contest period – May 1 through May 6

 

Level of Difficulty: 3.32 of 10

Tricky Question

Would you rather be nearly drowned or almost saved?

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Answer:

 

Nearly Drowned

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This Week’s Puzzle Results: Attempts: 3; Correct: 3;

Persons with the correct answer for this week’s puzzle

Who got it right??

1.) Dean B. in Sandusky, Ohio

2.) Carl F. in Halsey, Oregon

3.) Gayle B. in Greenwich, Ohio


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The Best Record: Thirty one (31)

February 9, 2007 – Mind Boggler 2 –

The Most Dismal Record: One (1)

January 10, 2011 – Cube the last number

Grandpa Z’s Weekly Puzzle –

Contest period – October 26 through October 30

 Level of Difficulty: 5.23 of 10

 The Sick Nephew

 Uncle Reuben was in the big city to visit his sister, Mary Ann.  They were walking together along a city street when they came to a small hotel.

“Before we go any farther,” Reuben said to his sister, “I should like to stop a moment and inquire about a sick nephew of mine who lives in this hotel.”

“Well, ” replied Mary Ann, “seeing as I don’t happen to have any sick nephew to worry about, I will just trot on home.  We can continue our sightseeing this afternoon.

What relation was Mary Ann to that mysterious nephew?

 


 

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Answer:

Mary Ann was the nephew’s MOM!!

 

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The correct answer may be viewed here on Saturday & Sunday!

This Week’s Puzzle Results: Attempts: 5; Correct: 3;

Persons with the correct answer for this week’s puzzle

Who got it right??

 

1.) Alphons O. in Oberöwisheim, Germany

2.)  Dean B. in Sandusky, Ohio

3.) Paul H. in Louisville, Ohio 



The Best Record Ever:

Mind Boggler 2 –

31 on February 9, 2007

The Worst Record: Zero (0)

August 11, 2014 – Triad based on tonic of G Major

June 8, 2015 – An Old Riddle

Grandma Z’s Weekly Puzzle –

Contest period – September 5 through September 11

 Level of Difficulty: 1.00 of 10

 A modified Mensa Puzzle

WHAT LETTER COMPLETES THIS SERIES OF LETTERS?

A  Z  B  Y  C  X  D  W  E  V F

 


 

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Answer:

F

 

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The correct answer may be viewed here on Saturday & Sunday!

This Week’s Puzzle Results: Attempts: 6; Correct: 6;

Persons with the correct answer for this week’s puzzle

Who got it right??

 

1.) Dean B. in Sandusky, Ohio

2.)  Charlotte S. in Greenwich, Ohio

3.) Alphons O. in Oberöwisheim, Germany 

4.) Mike Z. in Alvo, Nebraska

5.) Carl F. in Halsey, Oregon

6.) Gayle B. in Greenwich, Ohio 




The Best Record Ever:

Mind Boggler 2 –

31 on February 9, 2007

The Worst Record: Zero (0)

August 11, 2014 – Triad based on tonic of G Major

June 8, 2015 – An Old Riddle