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ZJMF - Below you will find 10 well-known six letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDPX - How many squares, of any size, can you find on this chess board that do not...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIFY - Below are six animals that have been split. Take a set of three letters...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRIL - During a recent BrainBashers thinking contest, the total number of points...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEFV - After a local bank robbery, four suspects were being interviewed. Below is a...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJWJ - The results for a recent Chess tournament between five close rivals is...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTJK - What word comes next...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGLU - What is the next number in the sequence: 32 35 40 44 52 112...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIRD - Below are ten words, from each word, remove a single letter and rearrange the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZBIL - During the recent BrainBashers football competition, 5 schools were...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVTQ - Which three letters come next in this sequence: pes gua luj nuj yam rpa...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPSD - If a bottle weighs eight ounces plus half a bottle... ...what is the weight...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVFT - Can you fill the thermometers with mercury, such that the numbers outside the...
Copyright © Johan de Ruiter
Visit www.puzzlepicnic.com for more Thermometer Puzzles.

ZXYR - Below, 9 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIZW - The following words have had their vowels removed, can you find the missing...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZHRW - Can you find a number... ...whose double exceeds its quarter by 7...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZISK - The recent BrainBashers annual marathon has just taken place. The judges...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZBUN - Below are safari animals, however, each letter has been replaced by its...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZAXQ - Can you find at least ten different colours hidden in the following paragraph...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZENX - Frankie the Squirrel can find one nut in 15 minutes and Glenn the Squirrel can...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSEA - Below you will find 15 well-known seven letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRDF - Four clowns were getting ready for the evening's performance. From the clothes...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQOI - What word most logically goes in the brackets: EASY [HEAD] HARD OOZE [....]...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNQY - My BrainBashers electronic world atlas has developed another fault, I did a...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKCX - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a Morse code contest took...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXLF - Starting in the bottom left corner and moving either up or right, adding up...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZLHO - At a recent visit to the reptile house at the local zoo, I counted a total of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIAO - From 6, 5, 2, 3 grows a plant. I 6, 8, 9, I 6, 8, 9, I 6, 8, 9, it's no joke...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSAO - At the end of the last volleyball season, the main results table had been...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNCT - These words have had their vowels removed, can you replace them to find some...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNKP - A friend of mine drove from Aardvark to Beeville. On the first day they...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZOIV - Imagine a grid comprising 20 X 20 squares. How many squares, of any size,...

ZXSC - After the local BrainBashers Derby, some friends were telling everyone who had...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDBX - Below, 10 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYVT - This famous river has a number of cities along its course. What is its name...
Copyright © Lloyd King
Lloyd has created an excellent book of lateral puzzles

ZNXG - My local library decided to hand out some of its old books to the 1,400 people...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGZM - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a binary code contest took...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEEG - Each of these sets of arrows represents a word - what are the words...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCBS - The BrainBashers safe has a rather unusual control panel. In order to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJFC - Here is a curious grid, the sums of the shapes are shown at the end the row...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZINF - Below you will find well-known eight letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZVA - Last week, I travelled from Birmingham to Glasgow (via bicycle). On the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZAYQ - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: As a keen...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIGY - What number comes next in this sequence: 917452 97452 9745 975...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGKO - Below, 10 nine-letter words have been broken into chunks of three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKPU - How many squares have been placed in the drawing below...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTAH - Last week I travelled from London to Leeds, which is a distance of 174...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCVZ - Can you find a five digit number which has no zeros no digit is repeated, where...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZOAN - Here is the latest BrainBashers questionnaire, how well can you do? Q1. The...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGNB - Hidden in the grid below are eight, 7-letter words. Each word begins with the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZWOL - My local bus company has recently expanded and no longer has enough room for...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTOX - In my collection of classical music I have a range of pieces which last 6, 7,...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPLM - Below are thirteen 5 lettered words, each of which has had two of its letters...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJLX - During a recent gymnastics gala, four athletes competed in three events, the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZYU - Within the BrainBashers school, the science department has three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZFRJ - How many times does the word ORANGE appear in the grid below...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYJU - Below, 10 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZUCK - Three countryfolk met at a cattle market. "Look here," said Hodge to Jakes,...

ZLXH - Starting with a five letter word, change one letter to create a new word. This...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQPU - What comes next in this sequence: Iron Bromine Uranium Argon...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKWM - Using all of the letters of the alphabet, once only, complete these words...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZWTB - Using the new BrainBashers programming language, BrainBasic, the following...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVZB - In the following sum the digits 0 to 9 have all been used, O = Odd, E = Even,...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNEC - A large fresh water reservoir has two types of drainage system. Small pipes...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJCD - During a recent plane and train spotting contest, five eager entrants were...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZBFF - Which word is the odd one out...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYWM - From me to you with LOVE: how many times does the word LOVE appear in this grid...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNTH - My current age, is the age of my friend (who is 14), plus one third of my...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZUYK - After a local art theft, six suspects were being interviewed. Below is a...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZQO - Each of these words can be split in half, and two letters can be placed in the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQIO - Starting in the bottom left corner and moving either up or right adding up the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZOFE - Yesterday I went for a short bicycle ride around the local lakes. As the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYNI - During the latest round of the BrainBashers school triathlon, Hayden was fourth...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYIT - The Miller next took the company aside and showed them nine sacks of flour...

ZUII - Place letters into the grid such that every row, column, and 2x2 block has...
Copyright © Alan Stillson and Frank Longo

ZKGX - There are three houses, and three utilities: water, gas and...

ZMJP - Take away eight of the matches below and leave one matchstick behind. There...
Copyright © Lloyd King
Lloyd has created an excellent book of lateral puzzles

ZJRZ - Using the clues from below can you find ten words. Once you have placed the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZWJD - Hidden in these sentences are the numbers 1 to 10 (in words). A number...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSQB - In the local wood there are a number of trees. On these trees there are a...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGSB - Six people, whose names are Fred Alberts, Larry Smith, Brian Martin, Marty...
Copyright © David Leithauser

ZUZN - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a Morse code contest took...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKRV - Can you find the anagrams of the following words...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDJB - At midnight at the start of Monday, January 1st, Professor Stone set two old...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSGJ - A 'complete' word is a word in which every letter, in turn, can be replaced by...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZOTY - Alex and Blake were rowing their canoe along the River Trent. In the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZWSC - Starting in the bottom left corner and moving either up or right, adding up...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCZL - What letter comes next in this sequence: E O E R E...

ZNNJ - Five People were all taking a vacation in Shriekville, unfortunately all their...
Copyright © The Logic Zone
Website: www.logiczone.eu.pn

ZLIA - Below are thirteen 5 lettered, everyday words, each of which has had two of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDWI - Hidden in the grid below are 6 hidden animals, once you have crossed of the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNFV - During a recent trip to Scotland, I filled my petrol tank to the top, a total...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXWW - The BrainBashers safe has a rather unusual control panel. In order to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSVE - Below you can find 10 words which have had their beginnings and endings removed...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXLN - Complete this grid with the digits 1 to 6 to make the sum correct. Perform...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNMB - Alex is a keen dog admirer and over the years has had a number of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZAUE - Which of the five black shapes is identical to the red one? There may be...
Copyright © Robert A. Hartmann

ZJNF - By changing the second letter of each word below, you can make another valid...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQTF - The final of the BrainBashers triathlon was a close run thing. The whole...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVVT - Farmer Stone is quite an eccentric dairy farmer. He originally had a total...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSLQ - Starting in the bottom left corner, what is the highest total you can...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXEN - Below you can find a proverb, the letters of which have been converted to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEWF - Last week I decided to cycle to my Grandmother's house. On the first day, I...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSDO - The International Speed Skating championship was recently completed, however,...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGCN - Below, 10 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPSJ - Place the following words into the grid: MERCURY VENUS EARTH MARS SATURN...
Copyright © Cihan Altay

ZXQO - How many squares, of any size, can you find on this chess board which do not...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYTT - If 7/28 of 64 is 16 and 9/12 of 100 is 75 and 3/9 of 33 is 11, what is 5/15 of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZLBV - Can you circle exactly three numbers to make a total of 19...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZEQ - Place the words below into pairs. You will then have 5 lots of eight letters,...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXGG - After a day picking strawberries I had a basket full. I ate 5 and gave Alex...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZFFC - What comes next in this sequence: elgnairt, erauqs, nogatnep, nogaxeh,...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEEF - At last year's BrainBashers snail race, 10 fine snail completed the tabletop...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKNL - Can you add two lines to complete this sequence of towers...
Copyright © Lloyd King
Lloyd has created an excellent book of lateral puzzles

ZIJY - Below you will find 10 well-known seven letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSWH - In each case, can you find the missing number, which appears as a word. For...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGKK - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a Morse code contest took...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCTJ - Using the clues below can you find 8 four letter words. Once you have...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZUVM - You have a very large number of generic plastic building blocks, each in the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKRC - Which square, which circle, and which triangle has the closest area to the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYQO - My 7658 is a large stick. My 5634 is a strong desire. My 712 holds...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDBT - Can you create a sentence that contains the word 'and' five times in a...

ZEHJ - Below are thirteen 5 lettered words, each of which has had two of its letters...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPJX - For being good at the garden fete, four children were each given two sweets...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZUKB - How many squares, of any size, can you find on this chess board which do not...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNGR - Starting in the bottom left corner and moving either up or right, one square...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJLL - The question is somewhere in the grid. W B H F S K F V J P Z H S S H T J P P...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZVV - Each empty white square in the grid contains one of the numbers 1, 2, 3,..., 8...
Copyright © Erich Friedman
Erich Friedman's Website

ZBBE - Which of the four shapes comes next in this sequence...
Copyright © Elliott Line
This puzzle appeared in Mensa's EnigmaSig (193.06) and is used with permission.

ZGOE - What shape completes the bottom line? triangle pentagon square square hexagon...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPXP - These words have had their vowels removed. Can you replace the vowels to make...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQIA - Below are ten words which have been split in half. The first column has all...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQRF - After a local bank robbery, five suspects were being interviewed. Below is...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXJG - Can you draw a continuous line that travels in order from 1 to 6. You can only...
Copyright © Cihan Altay

ZQVP - At the local sweet shop, three particularly nice sweets are on special...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEOW - Below are thirteen 5 lettered, everyday words, each of which has had two of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXDB - One fine morning twelve intrepid travellers found themselves facing a rather...
Copyright © Randall Fine

ZADV - Below you will find 15 well-known six letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGNG - What number do you get if... ...you divide 200 by 1/2 and add 7...

ZHBL - I recently gave a new carriage clock to my friend for their...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCJP - At the local sports club, some veteran members were photographed together for...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNWN - Can you find the sum of the second column...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSAT - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: After many years...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZQF - Which one of these letters is the odd one out...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZBQS - Which of the four black shapes is identical to the red one? There may be...
Copyright © Robert A. Hartmann

ZQUH - These words can all have a letter added and then be rearranged to make a new...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZHAD - Which country is hidden in the paragraph below? Aliens landed in downtown...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSVQ - If EELS + MARK + BEST + WARY = EASY What does HELP + BARK + WARD + LEAD...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIWD - At the local games evening, four people were competing in the draughts and...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZWOH - Can you find anagrams of each of the words below? The initial letters of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZLEL - Customer services at BrainBashers headquarters received the following letter...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEQH - I was having trouble sleeping last night and I tossed and turned well into the...

ZGBD - At last month's rehearsal, four top athletes competed in two qualifying 400...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTNI - Below are thirteen words, each of which has had two letters removed. The...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZMBD - Which country has been hidden in the paragraph below: The local habitat around...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZBVT - In the illustration we have a sketch of Sir Edwyn de Tudor going to rescue his...

ZOKL - During the recent BrainBashers school sports day, four students were competing...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNMV - Which of the six black shapes is identical to the red one? There may be...
Copyright © Robert A. Hartmann

ZOMD - My first is in bridge, but not in ridge. My second is in awake and in...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDTU - A kind old person decided to give 12 sweets to each of the adults in the town...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVBY - The second group of trainee astronauts are all sitting around the table,...
Copyright © Randall Fine

ZZEC - Below are five book titles. Each title has had the spaces removed, and then...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQZE - Place an arrow in each empty square. Every arrow can either point left or...
Copyright © Johan de Ruiter
Visit www.puzzlepicnic.com for more Arrow Puzzles.

ZHRT - A large fresh water reservoir has two types of drainage system: small pipes...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTNY - The river Pregel runs through the town of Konigsburg. In the river are two...

ZSQP - Below, 10 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZJG - Last weekend I was given my pocket money, which is meant to last me all...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGNX - Can you identify this common sequence...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGDD - You find yourself playing a game with your friend. It is played with a deck...
Copyright © E.J. Shamblen

ZMZL - Which of the six black shapes is/are identical to the red one? There may be...
Copyright © Robert A. Hartmann

ZXTO - The infamous BrainBashers encyclopedia has been suffering from its usual...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTBA - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a Morse code contest took...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGIR - The first group of trainee astronauts are all sitting around the table,...
Copyright © Randall Fine

ZXIQ - Below, 10 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three letters...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDMN - Complete the fifth circle with the correct dots...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKLD - Three teachers were discussing how long they had been teaching. Adrian and...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVJV - You find yourself playing a game with your friend. It is played with a deck...
Copyright © E.J. Shamblen

ZDYR - Which of the seven black shapes is identical to the red one? There may be...
Copyright © Robert A. Hartmann

ZNFZ - Below you will find 15 well-known six letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYFP - What day would tomorrow be if... ...yesterday was five days before the day...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIXY - The BrainBashers safe has a rather unusual control panel. In order to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZAGD - Below you will find ten 6 letter words, however, every other letter is...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPYU - Tommy: "How old are you, Mamma?" Mamma: "Let me think, Tommy. Well, our...

ZFKX - Imagine a bottle recycling skip, empty other than one lonely bottle. Every...

ZGQN - You find yourself playing a game with your friend. It is played with a deck...
Copyright © E.J. Shamblen

ZRFG - Which of the seven black shapes is identical to the red one? There may be...
Copyright © Robert A. Hartmann

ZRTD - What number is... ...three quarters of eight ninths of one half of 2001...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZMVO - What word is missing from this sequence: begin inch chapel elastic [?] cellar...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNLA - At the recent BrainBashers downhill mountain bike race, four entrants entered...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJLO - Many years ago, a cruise liner sank in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. The...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZTAB - Add lines to this grid and create five areas that each have 4 letters, to...
Copyright © Elliott Line
This puzzle appeared in Mensa's EnigmaSig (195.13) and is used with permission.

ZLCG - If four kittens can catch four mice in four minutes... ...how many mice can...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZINR - After the recent BrainBashers snail racing contest, the four contestants were...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVZH - Using all of the letters A to Z, each once only, complete these common words...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZDFX - I recently travelled from my home town to a distant music concert, on a pedal...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSYB - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: The light...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIJL - Below are thirteen 5 lettered, everyday words, each of which has had two of...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIXB - At the local model boat club, four friends were talking about their...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZMR - Can you find a number such that... ...its double is fourteen more than its...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZWJI - These five words are connected somehow, which word is missing...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZHEF - By changing the third letter of each of the words below, can you make another...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCGQ - Hidden below are eight, 7 letter words. Each word begins with the central...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRJA - Each of the 6-letter words below can be mixed up and then broken down into two...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZJE - Below are five phrases that have been tinkered with. Rearrange the words so...
Copyright © Carl Ginnow
Used with permission from rec.puzzles

ZFSL - The other day I was sitting in my local tavern, The Spyglass, which overlooks...
Copyright © Lloyd King
Lloyd has created an excellent book of lateral puzzles

ZBMI - Below are four proverbs, however, each letter has been replaced by its...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZBTC - Your objective is to place some diagonal mirrors into the grid. If a ray of...
Copyright © Elliott Line
This puzzle appeared in Mensa's EnigmaSig (196.26) and is used with permission.

ZNQL - During a recent music festival, four DJs entered the mixing contest. Each...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYZN - Freddie was in love - with three girls from his school! He couldn't decide...
Copyright © Rodins Ltd

ZKOT - What letter comes next in this sequence: M V E M J...

ZFCI - I'm amazing 'cause I've got the force To hold down a cow or a horse As...
Copyright © Alan Stillson
Website: www.stillsonworks.com

ZLRY - When complete, each of the seven rows will contain a common seven-letter word...
Copyright © Elliott Line
This puzzle appeared in Mensa's EnigmaSig (194.01) and is used with permission.

ZTCM - Recently Michael had a party and because it was his birthday he wanted a...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEGX - Four friends were discussing their prize winning carp. There were four...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNWV - I am compiling the new BrainBashers world almanac and it now contains lots...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCSB - At a musical recital five students (John, Kate, Larry, Mary and Nick)...
Copyright © Chris Joh

ZEPE - Which number, when written as words, makes this true: Cleverly, there are...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZGWK - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 23 124 1251 26127 128129...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKPQ - Can you draw a line through all of the edges in this picture? Each side is...

ZUXV - Which one of these sentences is the odd one out? David ushered cartooned...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNSV - Many years ago, a cruise liner sank in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. The...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZFJQ - Many years ago, befor modern educashun in the new millenium, one problem in...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZZKV - Can you fill the thermometers with mercury, such that the numbers outside the...
Copyright © Johan de Ruiter
Visit www.puzzlepicnic.com for more Thermometer Puzzles.

ZFLW - Below you will find 15 well-known six letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRZH - Four friends were competing in the internationally renowned BrainBashers Bog...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZVNP - What is the next number in this sequence: 14 91 62 53 64...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZURU - Below are thirteen 5 lettered words, each of which has had two of its letters...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZXNW - A numismatist decides to divide his coin collection between his...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNDY - Can you place a common 4-letter word into each of the brackets to create two...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIAG - A local fisher caught a large trawler load of haddock. They decided to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSRG - Place all of the digits from 1 to 9 into the circles so that the sum of the...
Copyright © Cihan Altay

ZEJH - At the local nursery school, I was chatting to my daughter's friends and...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZAGW - Complete these four letter words, the first letters form a word reading down...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZACP - What is... ...the 20th prime number...

ZYBC - Five patients, all potential blood donors, are waiting in the doctor's surgery...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKSK - A trout's tail weighs eight pounds. Its head weighs as much as the tail and...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZFDK - Can you complete the following four 5-letter words. The missing letters, in...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEIA - How many hexagon-type shapes, in total, can you find in this puzzle. Clue...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPYT - Add lines to this grid and create five areas that each have 4 letters, to...
Copyright © Elliott Line
This puzzle appeared in Mensa's EnigmaSig (194.34) and is used with permission.

ZHIZ - Starting with any number on the top row, make your way to the bottom, adding...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIZG - 4 shepherds were watching over their flocks and they were commenting on how...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZLPQ - What word can prefix (go before) these letters to make a valid word in each...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZQRW - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: We told Cliff to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCIK - Just last week, Stacey's nieces and nephews met up to go to the cinema to see...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZKDH - Each of these words can have the same letter placed at the beginning and the...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZMHZ - Move from letter to letter and collect the necessary letters for FIND (in any...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZICD - What number comes next in this sequence: 31 30 31 31 Note: the answer is NOT 30...

ZEQO - What letter comes next in this sequence: P O I U Y T...

ZEVM - Place the digits from 1 to 9 in each closed area so that the sum of the digits...
Copyright © Cihan Altay

ZBCD - Look at the following sentence once and once only, how many times can you find...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRJI - The following words have had their vowels removed, can you find the missing...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZHNZ - Daniel has the same number of brothers as sisters. His sister, Laura, has...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZSHC - Below, 10 nine letter words have been broken into chunks of three letters...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZADD - These five businessmen represented different companies at a recent trade fair...
Copyright © Rodins Ltd

ZCNS - Below you will find 15 well-known five letter words, with only their endings...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZHQK - My special BrainBashers clock works in a very odd way. It only ever shows...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZESK - Can you complete this grid of letters. Each line is a valid 5 letter word with...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZILN - Place the digits 1 to 8, into the grid. The numbers you can see are the totals...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZLRW - By changing the second letter of each word below, you can make another valid...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNCV - As oou oan oee, oy poinoer oepoacos eoero thord oetoer oito tho leoteo...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYLQ - How many squares, of any size, can you find on this chess board that do not...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZNDX - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: Welsh horses are...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZYEA - Can you complete the grid without forming a 3-In-A-Row of the same...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRBH - Last week, I travelled from London to Stoke. On the first day I travelled...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZIIQ - What is the name of the famous city...
Copyright © Lloyd King
Lloyd has created an excellent book of lateral puzzles

ZAJG - In each of these 5 words, can you change the underlined letter to produce 5...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZCEJ - The BrainBashers safe has a rather unusual control panel. In order to...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZJCL - Some months have 30 days, some have 31, but how many have 28 days...

ZDDT - Customer services at BrainBashers headquarters received the following letter...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZRWB - Below, 10 countries have been broken into chunks of letters. These chunks...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZEXF - My BrainBashers electronic world atlas has developed a fault, I did a listing...
Copyright © Kevin Stone

ZPXQ - Can you find a five digit number which has no zeros nor ones in it and no...
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ZCCR - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a Morse code contest took...
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ZTDN - Fred Smith bought a used car for 4,000 and sold it to Alice for 5,000. Fred...
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ZQYQ - Peter decided to walk to the local waterfall, 10 miles away. At the moment...
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ZHKG - HWAYETRDETIPZLHV OMNLTESOSHSUZEAE...
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ZZDN - In each of these three sentences, can you replace the missing number, which...
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ZUNA - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: There are many...
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ZZNC - What letter is missing from this sequence: A A A A ==?== A A A A A A Note: the...

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ZQML - Would you believe that this amazing sentence contains ninety two letters, one...
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ZJPL - A rich aristocrat decided that he would give every man 45 dollars and every...
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ZBKU - What comes next in this sequence: Bucket, raisins, aardvark, igloo, north,...
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ZFOV - At the equator the radius of the earth is 6,378 km, so its circumference is...

ZIFG - Below is a very special grid, around each shaded number are 8 white squares...
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ZJEA - What comes next in this sequence: Hydrogen Helium Lithium Beryllium Boron...

ZRIY - Here is a well known proverb with the consonants removed. What is the proverb...
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ZPLR - Which fruit comes next in this sequence: banana pear kiwi tomato Choose from...
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ZITV - A grocer has to place 28,121 carrots into bags, each bag containing the same...
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ZLUI - How should these words actually be spelled - without using a dictionary...
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ZDXF - Can you find a word which can go in front of each of these words to make a new...
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ZOKW - If a farmer buys chicken feed for 1.26 per tonne, pig feed for 2.74 per tonne...
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ZQRJ - Below are ten everyday words, each of which has had some letters removed. The...
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ZBCP - The beginning of a well known book has been encrypted below. Each letter of...
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ZZLD - Are there more seconds in a week... ...or feet in 100 miles...
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ZXVU - A clue-giving paragraph of a well known book has been encrypted below. Each...
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ZJQQ - Can you find a five letter word which... ...when written in upper-case,...

ZNXA - Which word comes next in this sequence: India Victor X-Ray Lima Charlie...
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ZWSM - What number replaces the question mark...
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ZPHH - A three letter word has been removed from five words leaving the letters...
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ZVHV - As the auditor for my local theme park, I noticed that on Saturday there were...
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ZKAS - How many flowers do I have if... ...all but two are dandelions, all but two...

ZIPI - Which are there more of: ...rolls in a dozen baker's...
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ZUPW - If a farmer buys chicken feed for 57c per tonne, pig feed for 1.52 per tonne...
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ZDQD - On the charts I remain number one, This position cannot be undone, If I...
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ZQFL - If 7 ingots of IRON weigh 112 tonnes, 4 ingots of COBALT weigh 104 tonnes and...
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ZNBA - If one small rabbit can dig a warren in nine hours, a medium rabbit can dig a...
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ZYJX - Richard, Kevin, and James like coffee... ...Andrew, Anne and John...
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ZCIM - On the 6th of May, 1978, something happened at 12:34 which will not happen...

ZELW - Can you guess what the following abbreviations mean COM DRA ADV ACT SPO MUS...
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ZUVL - During a recent school reunion, four men were discussing their starting...
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ZYCP - Starting with HEAD, change one letter at a time until you have the word...

ZJXK - I recently gave a new watch to my friend for their birthday. However, as...
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ZSVM - I am a 10 letter word. My 9, 6, 1, 2 is something a swimmer may do. My 5, 4,...
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ZAON - Which is greater, the number of grooves on one side of a vinyl record (if you...

ZTPH - What belongs to you but other people use it more than you...

ZNEH - Mr and Mrs Stone have three daughters and each daughter has two...
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ZDIN - You are running in a street marathon and you overtake the person in last...

ZTNN - A donkey is tied to a rope 6 feet long and there is a bale of hay 8 feet...

ZFBC - Can you find a three-digit number such that when you reverse the numbers you...
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ZKMP - What three letter word best completes the below words...
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ZFEW - I was recently given a new watch for my birthday. However, as usual with my...
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ZHCM - Gib is to llams as... ...nepo is to desolc as pu is to...
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ZKQK - Using the letters AAEEHHLLLLMMNNOOSSTT complete this grid. The grid reads the...
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ZXEV - In this sequence, which planet would be listed last: Jupiter Saturn Uranus...
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ZBQP - The beginning of a well known book has been encrypted below. Each letter of...
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ZCOG - Starting with BALL, change one letter at a time until you have the word...
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ZLSY - This is a well known children's musical piece, the vowels have been removed...
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ZBTP - If a farmer buys chicken feed for 15c per tonne, pig feed for 1.25 per tonne...
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ZXBI - You have a barrel, filled to the top with water, which weighs 150...

ZNCR - Every year, just before my birthday, I open my money box to see how much money...
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ZJPY - Assign every letter of the alphabet its numerical value: A=1, B=2, C=3, and so...
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ZHOV - Which word, if pronounced right, is wrong, but... ...if pronounced wrong is...

ZNFP - This is a well known children's musical piece, the vowels have been removed...
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ZRPE - Which name comes next in this sequence: Sarah Helen Diane Joanne Choose from...
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ZHVZ - What comes next in this sequence: A U E O I I O E...
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ZFLZ - What three letter word best completes the below words...
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ZLUS - Can you find three words which... ...contain EE twice...
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ZMYC - What are the next five letters in this sequence...

ZZRS - What are you given at a very early age and always belongs to you,...

ZMYR - Which letter completes this sequence: T A O T B I E S O T R H N E O Q T U T E...
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ZOHO - Which are there more of: days in a year or bones in an adult human body...
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ZNET - Can you find a word that can suffix (go after) each of these letters...
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ZJDJ - Last night, I was looking at a road sign and could see that Leeds was 13 miles...
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ZWBR - If a farmer buys chicken feed for 4 per tonne, pig feed for 3 per tonne and...
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ZODU - Which is the odd one out: CAT DOG GOLDFISH HAMSTER...
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ZSBO - In Farmer Donald's hay loft there are a number of ants, mice and...
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ZNWU - What three letter word best completes the below words? ...EW B...ET FL... C....
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ZVTF - Starting with SOFT, change one letter at a time until you have the word...
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ZNJA - This is an annoying paragraph, in which you try and work out what is unusual...
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ZJAY - Can you unscramble the letters below to find four cheeses? C C E D H B H E A E...
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ZCWY - Why are 2017 UK pound coins worth more than 2015 UK pound coins...

ZMZK - Looking at a usual clock, how many times... ...does the minute hand pass...

ZPLY - The BrainBashers golf world tour is well underway and Fred is planning the...
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ZTXN - Tuif cumzye if n fizpye trsg go sre hbw ensl n EOG13 caet eaceyctrd phzmlr paa...
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ZQSE - What are the next 3 digits in this sequence: 7 3 1 8 2 8 5 3 1 5 3 0 3 3 1 4 3...
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ZYES - What is the next number in this sequence: 1 1 2 4 3 9 4 61 5 52 6 63 7 94 8...
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ZOXV - At the annual BrainBashers puzzle discussion conference, 20 people...

ZZIY - What comes next in this sequence: 31 41 51 61 71 81 92...
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ZBNM - Two fine fellows were working very hard all day at the local coal mine. One...

ZCNQ - Which word is the odd one out? erah reed yenkom tibbar tac tesomram...
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ZRSQ - During the recent BrainBashers cipher convention, a Morse code contest took...
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ZAII - How many common five letter words can you make from the following letters,...
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ZWUU - The beginning of a well known book has been encrypted below. Each letter of...
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ZVXY - Which cheese is... ...made backwards...

ZDOM - What comes next in this sequence: dog cat mouse mole deer pig ==?== Choose from...
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ZFEX - What word most logically goes in the brackets: SAFE [FAST] MALT OUST [....]...
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ZNQV - The local CD shop operates an unusual discount policy. The discount on the...
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ZLLI - The beginning of a well known book has been encrypted below. Each letter of...
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ZWYD - What comes next in this sequence: jnry, fbrry, mrch, prl, my,...

ZRDG - How far do you have to travel to reach the North Pole... ...if you start...

ZIKB - What comes next in this sequence: 2 3 5 7 11 31 71...
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ZTQN - Which letter comes next in this sequence? A K Q J...

ZRUA - What word comes next in this sequence: one three five four...
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ZIRB - What are the next three letters in this sequence...

ZVDB - James, Simon, Ian and William all like walking, but Dave, Steven, Alan and...
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ZUCZ - What is the minimum number of queens required on a chess board such that all...

ZZAP - The beginning of a well known book has been encrypted below. Each letter of...
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ZCTD - On which side of a cup... ...is it best to have the handle...

ZFFG - Can you find a valid sentence... ...which has two consecutive ANDs in it...

ZFAS - What number comes next in this sequence: 42 1412 11141112 31143112...
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ZUVH - Which are there more of ounces in gross pounds or... ...seconds in an hour...
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ZDEC - If I give you seven apples, you will then have five times as many as I would...
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ZXEO - Using the letters AIO along with ST, what is the longest word you can...
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ZSCU - Which one of these sentences is the odd one out - the answer is nothing to do...
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ZVKK - What comes next in this sequence: Dave Edward Duncan Neil Liam Choose from...
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ZIDS - How many cubic feet of earth are removed... ...to make a hole 4 feet wide...

ZCSC - What letter completes this square in the most logical manner...
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ZKVF - At a recent school fete, 500 people attended and 500 was raised. The prices...
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ZQSV - Can you find a five digit number which is four times its reverse...
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ZQIZ - Can you find a five digit number... ...whose digits add to 18 and whose...
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ZVTM - Which letter is missing from this sequence: B C D G P T...

ZVPZ - During a recent inter-school athletics event, four girls competed in the...
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ZKNU - Which letter is missing from this sequence: B C E G K Q S...

ZJDY - During a recent school trip to the zoo, I was sat at the rear of the bus. I...
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ZNTM - If I buy a melon and a coconut, the cost will be 1.19. If I buy a melon and...
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ZUEX - What is it that you throw away the outside and then cook the inside. Then...

ZYUU - At a recent motorsport gathering, four proud owners were grouped together...
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ZPKQ - If Malcolm, Laura, John, Alan, Brenda and Kevin like chocolate... ...and...
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ZWUL - This equation contains the numbers 1-8. Can you complete it? 6* **...
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ZDCZ - What is made from nothing... ...yet you can see it...

ZMZY - What comes next in this sequence: eno owt ehret rouf eivf xis...

ZTFP - Using the letters AAEEIIMMPPTT complete this grid with valid words. The grid...
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ZPNY - This product contains all of the digits from 1 to 8. Can you complete it...
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ZIGT - What comes next in this sequence: dog goat tarantula aardvark koala Choose from...
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ZQKD - Albert married Carol. Steven married Katie. Bob married Virginia. Who...
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ZPHY - Cen yee rell wrer er wreng werr rrer peregrepr? Er ferrr glence yee mey rrenk...
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ZVHZ - Which is greater: the number of seconds in a year or miles light can travel...
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ZPER - The day before yesterday, Alex was 27. Next year they will be 30, how...

ZKRA - What is the only number not found in the Roman numerals system...

ZTXP - During a recent Formula 1 race meeting, Sterling managed to complete a lap...
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ZEQM - If I was in Florida and dropped a heavy ball into a bucket of water which was...

ZTJY - Here are some less well known proverbs. What is the missing word in each...
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ZXZD - My first is in mammoth but not in elephant. My second is in racoon but not in...
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ZHAI - Which is larger: the tenth root of 10, or the cube root of 2...
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ZFLO - Can you complete this sentence using words which are anagrams of each other...
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ZTMP - What number comes next in this sequence: 3 3 5 4 4 3 5...

ZVUP - Where do the biggest potatoes grow...

ZVIB - What are the next five letters in this sequence...

ZXLA - Alex Smith was born on December 25th, 1971, yet their birthday is always in...

ZLQD - Tha Brainaasaera elactaonac ward aroaesaor aas aeea playiag ua. It as...
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ZBKQ - What gets wetter... ...the more it dries...

ZJGG - What occurs four times in every week, twice in every month... ...but only...

ZCVJ - Which four colours have been mixed up below? BYLV GUEE RLLO IWEO ELEN...
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ZJXS - I have three children. One is the same age as the first number in my age,...
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ZOPB - Take a normal piece of paper, exactly 0.1 mm thick. Fold it in half, and...

ZZDY - Using the letters EEEENNNNPPSS complete this grid. The grid reads the same...
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ZFOS - How can you drop an egg exactly 30 feet... ...above a concrete floor...

ZYVH - Daniel has twice as many sisters as brothers. His sister, Jessica, has one...
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ZTMI - Can you find three 11 letter words which use the letters from ANTHROPOLOGIST...
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ZRQL - What do you get if... ...you add 2 to 200 four times...

ZLHI - A local farmer wants to keep their horses safe. They have one mile of...

ZAVC - Find three common nine letter words that can be formed on an upside-down...
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ZYLJ - Can you calculate (clue!) which word is the odd one out: giggle, soil, bells,...
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ZPAX - As a test of intelligence, BrainBashers academy sits two candidates in closed...

ZFTF - Using the letters EEEEGGLLOOSS complete this grid. The grid reads the same...
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ZCFT - Can you complete this sentence using words which are anagrams of each other...
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ZCBQ - What number completes this sequence? 4 15 14 11 5...
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ZEZX - If even numbers are green and odd numbers are yellow... ...what colour is...

ZTXL - What comes next in this sequence: boron carbon nitrogen...

ZSSU - How many animals do I have if: all but 3 are dogs all but 3 are cats all...

ZWSX - Which bird is the odd one out: finch gull eagle ostrich...
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ZBZL - Which are there more of... ...fathoms in a kilometre... ...or hours in a...
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ZSFR - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: At the recent...
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ZYEP - Can you find three consecutive primes which total 190,747 when multiplied...
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ZQTH - If I took 12 apples from a pile of 23 apples... ...how many apples would I...

ZYWK - Which pair of letters comes next in this sequence: on et wo th re ef...

ZQCJ - At a recent BrainBashers party, I noted the ages of the children who...
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ZSUP - What word completes this square: ferret rabbit otter ==?== Choose from...
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ZLDZ - Can you find an anagram of... ...PROBATIONS...
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ZMFT - Which four animals have been mixed up below: BUT RARE ODES CAME...
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ZNJH - If you turn a right handed glove inside out... ...will it be still be a...

ZGLD - Can you find the hidden country in the following sentence: Ignorant of the...
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ZVOY - I have a large money box, 10 inches square and 12 inches tall. Roughly how...

ZJQL - If Kev has 3 piles of sweets and Daniel has 5 piles of sweets and they place...

ZDGO - My wonderful BrainBashers printer has made a pig's ear out of my latest puzzle...
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ZOWI - In the sentence below all of the missing words are anagrams of each other...
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ZVAG - What well known saying has been altered below: lla doog shingt eomc ot ehost...
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ZBMQ - Find two words, which are anagrams of each other, that complete this sentence...
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ZUIR - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: I recently bought...
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ZEJB - What comes next in this sequence: M N B V C X...

ZPSM - Tew is to yrd, as... ...toh is to dloc, as... ...ni is to...
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ZDRT - What well known saying has had its consonants removed: *a** *a*** *a*e *i***...
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ZIMG - What comes next in the sequence: Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo,...

ZCJT - What is significant about this paragraph: I once found two tiny ferrets,...
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ZIPJ - I have a jar of sweets. There are 234 red, 26 blue, 67 green and 63 yellow...
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ZUYX - What number comes next in this sequence: 7 8 5 5 3 4 4...

ZLCH - What proverb is hidden below? Laughing out openly kills bees. Even foxy...
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ZACX - Kevin's mother has three children. The first was called Alpha, the second...

ZFYV - What occurs twice in a lifetime, but once in every year. Twice in a week...

ZYCS - Can you decode this well know saying: V CCVCCC VC CVCV CVCVC...
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ZCXT - Can you find a word starting with BR... ...that with the addition of the...
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ZOAQ - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: Once upon a time...
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ZKGF - 10 100 1,000 10,000 Which number comes after 10,000...

ZLFH - Again, my BrainBashers thesaurus has let me down again. This time I was after...
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ZZZA - What number comes next in this sequence: 16 21 26 26 12 5...
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ZVUB - Find a word that begins with R and with the addition of the letter...
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ZUQW - I have a jar of sweets. 114 red, 35 blue, 67 green and 9 yellow. What...
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ZLTE - My 6, 7, 3 is a tear to a newspaper. My 5, 4, 1 is damper than moist. My 1,...
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ZFND - What are the next three in this sequence: 2 1 F 1 1 F 0 1 F 9 F...
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ZZAI - Astrology begins with the letter A, biology with B. Can you find an 'ology'...
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ZLOP - Where on Earth do... ...the winds always blow from the South...

ZZTV - Which three US states have been merged together: C O N E A L H I W J I F E R S...
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ZGNA - Can you find the hidden country in the following sentence: I really fear lions...
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ZMFO - Which word can be placed between the two following words to make two new ones...
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ZUDJ - How many letter S are there... ...in the name of the longest river in the...
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ZIEI - What number comes next in this sequence: 302 202 102 2 991...
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ZRYO - In my money box I found 36.80 made up of equal numbers of quarters, dimes and...
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ZQUE - If you place a knight on the top left hand corner of a 3x3 chess board, how...

ZUKE - What number comes next in the sequence: 13 17 31 37 71 73 79 97...
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ZPOF - How much soil is there... ...in a circular hole 2 metres deep and 1 metre...

ZWGZ - What is the smallest integer, which, when multiplied by 7 gives a number...
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ZQPS - Can you find a word that begins with the letter I... ...and by the addition...
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ZZHW - What number comes next in the sequence: 1 2 3 5 9 12...
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ZOYC - Can you decode the following well known saying. Each encoded letter represents...
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ZJOU - Can you find a word that means perimeter... ...and by adding a letter A...
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ZNPR - What comes next in this sequence: fish, archer, scorpion, bull, maiden,...

ZXNL - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: At school, most of...
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ZFCH - If a collection of woodcocks is called a fall and a collection of cards is...
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ZIWQ - How many words can you find... ...that contain two consecutive U's...

ZGXI - Here is a well known proverb with the consonants removed. What is the proverb...
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ZEHF - Which is heaviest... a pound of feathers a pound of wood a pound of...

ZAHU - Find three consecutive prime numbers that equal 409,457 when multiplied...
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ZZJY - Here is a well known proverb with the consonants removed. What is the proverb...
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ZZMQ - Using a three gallon container and a seven gallon container (along with a...
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ZWFN - What number comes next in this sequence: 7 8 5 5 3 4 4...

ZEPY - Are there more millimetres in a mile or... ...sixteenths of inch in 2...
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ZPIR - Which is longer... ...250 centimetres or 8 feet...
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ZMET - Can you find 5 American presidents whose surnames contain only 4 letters...
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ZJGL - What well known saying is expressed here: Refrain from enumerating your owned...
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ZIPL - Alex can eat 110 cakes in 10 minutes and Blake can eat 56 cakes in 8...
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ZDKN - Which are there more of... ...square feet in half a square mile or cubic...
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ZNSI - What is the simplest way of making this equation correct? 81 + 18 =...
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ZNZU - Which four American states have been mixed together here: K N A N O T E E X H...
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ZTQM - How many times can you take 7 away from 49...

ZNZY - Cabbage is to sprouts as carrot is to: pea cucumber potato tomato artichoke...
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ZKKY - Hot is to freeze as... ...==?== is to melt...
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ZMWQ - What letter comes next in this sequence: M A M J J...

ZBWI - Are there more centimetres in a mile or... ...miles travelled by light in a...
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ZNFC - Can you find the hidden country in the following sentence: Didn't Wilbur make...
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ZIHG - A Proof That 2 = 1: 1. X = Y let x=y 2. X*X =...

ZYOY - This is an annoying paragraph, in which you try and work out what is unusual...
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ZJIP - Why did the inventor of man-hole covers choose round ones... ...since...

ZOPI - What kind of room has no windows or doors...

ZVMO - Which three letter word can be placed between the two following words to make...

ZTOK - Strong is to weak as... ...hot is to...
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ZIPM - At a picnic recently I noticed that James liked chocolate but didn't like jelly...
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ZYWH - Starting with COLD, change one letter at a time until you have the word...

ZDLG - Horses is to equine, as cattle is to bovine, as sheep is to ovine, as deer is...
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ZEUN - Are there more loaves in a dozen baker's dozen... ...or points in the...
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ZNAY - What is it that goes up and goes down... ...but does not move...

ZJTN - A farmer has 5 haystacks in one field and 4 haystacks in the other...

ZWBX - What can go up a chimney down... ...but can't go down a chimney up...

ZLFX - What letter comes next in this sequence: A O E A O T F...

ZVHB - Find an word which is singular, add an 's' and it becomes plural, and add...

ZENA - What is the smallest integer which... ...when multiplied by 3 gives a...
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ZWZQ - What letter is missing from this sequence: A B G D E ==?==...

ZOJK - Water is to ice... ...as steam is to...
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ZHGX - What is the... ...10th prime number...

ZOKX - What is the maximum overhang you can create... ...with an infinite supply...

ZAVX - A lion can consume one sheep in two hours, a wolf can consume three sheep in...
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ZDOV - My shirt has 5 buttons, my cardigan has 2 buttons and my suit jacket has no...
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ZBWT - Steven takes 20 days to write a program, John takes 10 days to write a program...
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ZCXA - What is the smallest integer, which, when multiplied by 6... ...gives a...
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ZGSO - Which four letter word can be placed between the two following words to make...
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ZSPQ - What five-letter word becomes shorter when... ...you add two letters to it...

ZIBW - Someone purchases 1 for 38p, 23 for 76p and 102 for 1.14. What are they...

ZZYM - Iron is to shirt as steam roller is to...
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ZZYO - Can you find the hidden country in the following sentence: As he was only six...
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ZETS - What is the 1000th prime number...

ZMXD - Every morning when I warm my milk for breakfast, I put one cup of milk in the...

ZWKD - What letter comes next in this sequence: J F M A M J J...

ZCTI - If York is 9 miles away, London is 14 miles and Manchester is 23 miles...
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ZAPP - What letter comes next in this sequence: B R A I N B...
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ZFJD - What is the test to see... ...if a number is divisible by nine...

ZNZE - Kevin is 5 years old, James is also 5 and Rebecca is 7. How old is...
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ZCHT - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 2 6 24 120...

ZELV - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 4 11 20 31 44...
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ZVQR - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 3 6 11 18...

ZPWG - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 4 1 5 9 2...

ZCKQ - Which four letter word can be placed between the two following words to make...
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ZATA - Which letters come next in this sequence: NE US RN ER RS...

ZTKI - How many squares, of any size, are on a board divided up into 6 squares by 6...

ZPPV - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 8 9 64 25 216 49...

ZUCY - What number comes next in this sequence: 3 24 102 312 777...
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ZNDM - What are the next two numbers in this sequence: 202 122 232 425 262 728 ==?==...
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ZOSU - What number comes next in this sequence: 15 20 20 6 6 19 19 5 14...

ZHSX - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 2 2 4 8 11 33 37 148...
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ZVKU - Can you find three words... ...which contain two consecutive i's...

ZDBK - If you have a very tight nut on a bolt, what is the best way to free it: Heat...

ZJJD - What animal comes next in this sequence: dog rooster monkey sheep horse...

ZMZM - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 1 2 4 6 18 21 84...
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ZOYR - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 4 8 13 21 30 36...
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ZNLY - What letter comes next in this sequence: Z X C V B N...

ZKIY - What number comes next in this sequence: 1 3 5 7 11...
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ZCVD - What letter comes next in this sequence: A E H L O S...
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ZYWV - At the bread factory 2 bakers can bake 6 batches of rolls in 3 hours. By...
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ZXRQ - What is the next number in this sequence: 100 365 24 60...

ZHXO - What is the next number in this sequence: 1 2 4 14 21...
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ZLAV - What is the next number in this sequence: 2 5 8 11...

ZDRD - What is the next number in this sequence: 0 0 1 2 2 4 3 6 4 8 5...
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ZHOH - Using a tap, a container of 9 litres and a container of 4 litres... ...can...
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ZXYE - How far can... ...a horse run into a forest...

ZTTM - An explorer went wandering one day, one mile south, then one mile east, then...

ZLVW - What is the next number in this sequence: 1 2 3 4...

ZZKJ - What is the next letter in this sequence: Q E T U...

ZGDX - What is the missing number in this sequence: 4 9 28 125 ==?== 5047...
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ZKIV - What has four legs... ...and only one foot...

ZYZT - If it took... ...Alex, Blake & Charlie exactly 60 minutes to dig a hole....

ZCQG - What is special about the number 304250263527210...
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ZDHD - Can you find the hidden country in the following paragraph: As defendants, we...
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ZJWM - What word is the same backwards and upside down...

ZNJX - Which word in the English language is... ...most often pronounced...

ZTKF - What number comes next in this sequence: 2 5 9 19 37...

ZQNS - Which letter comes next in this sequence: Y P I D...

ZQXD - If you were given a one foot square piece of paper, could you cut a hole large...

ZTYP - What is the smallest integer, which... ...when multiplied by 7 gives a...
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ZZMN - Which is the odd one out: curtain, door, veil, shutter,...
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ZLFP - What is missing in this sequence: 8 10 14 18 ==?== 34 50...

ZMWM - Can you replace both sets of stars with the same 3-letter word to make two...
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ZVGH - What is the next letter in this sequence: E H L O S...

ZFUI - What are the next two letters in this sequence: O T T F F S S E ==?==...

ZKSL - How can you throw a ball such that it comes back? No bounces are...

ZZWA - In which sport do winners move backwards and losers move forwards...

ZAMH - Can you find three consecutive odd numbers that... ...total 1,287 when...
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ZSOU - Which is heavier, a kilo of feathers or... ...a kilo of steel...

ZJQX - If I can boil 2 eggs in 10 minutes. How long will it take me to boil 5 eggs...

ZCTO - Think of words ending in -GRY. Angry and hungry are two of them. There are...

ZJXZ - You can imagine an arrow in flight, toward a target. For the arrow to reach...

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