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Brain Teaser #55

What word does not belong to the group below? Why?

Earth CD's Clock Venus DVD's Watch

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]Earth The rest of the words all involve something that spins clockwise.

CD's/DVD's spin clockwise in machine Clock/Watch have hands moving clockwise Venus rotates clockwise on its axis

Earth is not unique. All of the planets in our solar system, except for Venus, rotate anti-clockwise on their axes.

Title: Aussie toilets are commonly misrepresented to spin clockwise due to the Coriolis effect.[/toggle]

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Brain Teaser #54

What does this Rebus represent?

Cockroach Ant Worms Rabbit

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]Bugs Bunny[/toggle]

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Brain Teaser #53

Can you decipher the following common phrase?

L8AAAAPORVERYTANTD8

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]Late for a very important date!

L8 A A A A VERY IN PORTANT D8[/toggle]

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Brain Teaser #52

What is unusual about this following long sentence?

Dennis, Nell, Edna, Leon, Nedra, Anita, Rolf, Nora, Alice, Carol, Leo, Jane, Reed, Dena, Dale, Basil, Rae, Penny, Lana, Dave, Denny, Lena, Ida, Bernadette, Ben, Ray, Lila, Nina, Jo, Ira, Mara, Sara, Mario, Jan, Ina, Lily, Arne, Bette, Dan, Reba, Diane, Lynn, Ed, Eva, Dana, Lynne, Pearl, Isabel, Ada, Ned, Dee, Rena, Joel, Lora, Cecil, Aaron, Flora, Tina, Arden, Noel and Ellen sinned.

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]It is one long palindrome! A palindrome is something that can be read the same backwards and forwards.[/toggle]

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Brain Teaser #51

Can you decipher this phrase:

friends standing miss friends

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]Misunderstanding between friends[/toggle]

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Brian Teaser #50

In each equation below, part of a common name has been replaced with a definition for a word that is contained within that name. By answering the definition and completing the equation, you will find the name. (Ric + difficult = ric + hard = Richard)

1. Put on clothes + ald 2. Fishing pole + ney 3. P+ make a mistake + y 4. Be in debt + n 5. That girl + r + adult guy 6. D + eager 7. B + lease an apartment

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]1. Don + ald = Donald 2. Rod + ney = Rodney 3. P + err + y = Perry 4. Owe + n = Owen 5. She + r + man = Sherman 6. D + avid = David 7. B + rent = Brent[/toggle]

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Brain Teaser #49

What does this represent?

NOXQQIVIT

 

[toggle title="What's the answer?"]No excuse for it.

NO = No XQQ = x q's = excuse IV = Roman numeral for 4 = for IT = it[/toggle]

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