A Puzzle (NOT Algebra!)

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Remember back in high school when you spent two semesters in algebra, hunting for X as if he had stolen something?  Remember how everybody thought it was so-o-o important – but you?   Remember how you don’t remember any of it cuz you’ve never found a practical use for (X+ 3 = 12.)?  This is a puzzle that looks a lot like algebra but isn’t.  Every letter represents a value that has direct relationship to the other letter (or letters) in each example.  Although they are all connected, they must be solved separately.  The groupings are random, and you can start anywhere.  Your first correct answer will lead you to every other solution.  From there, it’s only a matter of deductive reasoning.  However, each answer will still test your practical knowledge.  Good Luck!

A, P and A are the 3 M

There are 2 S to every A

88 K on a P

24 H in a D

90 D in a R A

6 S. on a S.S.

3 S and you’re O

There are 8 N in an O

8 P in the S.S. plus P

1 P is worth 1,000 W

7 W of the A W

1 W on a U

64 S on a C B

20,000 L under the S

G and the 3 B

1 is the L N

12 L of H

28 D in F except in a L Y

Every C has 9 L

12 D of C

4 S in a S D of C

2 is C; 3 is a C

76 T led the B P

12 M in a Y

K 2 B with 1 S

13 in a B D

3 B M

1001 A N

4 H of the A

3 P in a H G

40 D of R in the G F

4 Q in a D

6 P on a S F

12 S of the Z

S W and the 7 D

9 P on a B T

Answers on Friday

13 thoughts on “A Puzzle (NOT Algebra!)

  1. At least I gave it a try …..

    English or Dutch, in both languages your riddle is a crime.

    Aramis, Porthos and Athos are the 3 Musketeers

    There are 2 Sides to every Answer

    88 K on a P

    24 Hours in a Day

    90 D in a R A

    6 Sailors on a Steam Ship.

    3 S and you’re O

    There are 8 N in an O

    8 P in the S.S. plus P

    1 P is worth 1,000 W

    7 W of the A W

    1 W on a U

    64 S on a C B

    20,000 Lights under the Sky

    G and the 3 B

    1 is the L N

    12 L of H

    28 Days in February except in a Leap Year

    Every C has 9 L

    12 D of C

    4 S in a S D of C

    2 is C; 3 is a C

    76 T led the B P

    12 Month in a Year

    K 2 B with 1 S

    13 in a Bakers Dozen

    3 B M

    1001 A Night ???

    4 H of the A

    3 P in a H G

    40 D of R in the G F

    4 Q in a D

    6 P on a S F

    12 Signs of the Zodiac

    S W and the 7 D

    9 P on a B T

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