Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Puzzle Answers

Hello

If you have had a go at the puzzles I put on my Five on Friday post, here are the answers to put you out of your misery!

Countdown
8 x 9 = 72
6 + 4 = 10
72 x 10 = 720 + 3 + 1 = 724

Trackword
checkmate    catch    ate       heck     each
check           mat       act       heat      tame
mate            mac       ace      chat      the
eat               cat         mace   ham      tea
came            match    hat      team     mache
cam              hate      teach    tack      hack

I expect there are more to find.

Connections
Words used in Harry Potter books - Phoenix, Goblet, Hallows, Azkaban
Parts of a gun - Barrel, Chamber, Muzzle, Trigger
Fictional Horses - Shadowfax, Silver, Mister Ed, Black Beauty
US State Capitals - Little Rock, Baton Rouge, Cheyenne, Denver

Anagrams
Indianapolis
Austin
Denver
Providence
Columbus

Sudoku

1,7,4,8,3,5,6,9,2
3,9,8,2,4,6,7,1,5
2,5,6,7,1,9,8,4,3
5,6,3,9,2,4,1,7,8
4,8,9,5,7,1,2,3,6
7,1,2,6,8,3,9,5,4
9,3,7,4,6,8,5,2,1
8,2,1,3,5,7,4,6,9
6,4,5,1,9,2,3,8,7

Phew! Thanks Radio Times for some great brainteasers. Here's a 2013 edition.



Cheerio

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