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General Knowledge Odd One Out Set #2

Exercise 3E #73 Mackenzie, Yenisei, Michigan, Danube Michigan refers to a lake while the other options are rivers. 79 Archaeology,...

General Knowledge Odd One Out Questions

Courtesy of The Great Big Book of Pencil Puzzles by Selma and Jack Orleans. Saudi Arabia, Angola, Kenya, Gabon, Nigeria The right answer...

More Word Association Puzzles

Warm-Up: Find three letters you can put at the end of these words to make new words. Mensa D37 Bar, Car, Ban, Mis, Win Mensa D38 Jum,...

Word Association Puzzles

Set #1 Find a word that could go before the following words. Will Shortz Mind-Bending Challenge #77 Goose, Oldie, Rod Book, Knife, Veto...

Fun Word Puzzles from Ruth Rice

Alternative definitions: Pasteurize- beyond your field of vision Protein- in favor of teenagers Lagoon- A French hoodlum (could be...

More Odd Word One Out Exercises

Book 2 pg. 21 #7 Which is the odd one out? A. Testament B. Prominence C. Filament D. Gravamen E. Flamenco F. Stamens The right answer is...

Odd Word Out Exercises

Courtesy of Norman Sullivan's Test Your IQ Series Book 2 pg. 47 #9 Which is the odd one out? A. USDA B. NATO C. KIWI D. NAFTA KIWI is the...

Solution to Puzzle #4

The easiest way to solve this baffling conundrum is to subtract the the number of lollipops from the number of chocolate bars left and...

Puzzle #4

I am distributing 4 chocolate bars and 7 lollipops to each of my friends. I was surprised when I found out there were 82 chocolate bars...

Solution to Puzzle #3

sqrt (weight on left pan x weight on right pan)= sqrt (90 x 40)= sqrt (3600)= 60 lbs. The sack weighs 60 lbs.

Puzzle #3

Suppose I have a set of faulty weight scales. When I weigh a heavy sack on the left pan, the scale reads 90 lbs. On the other hand, when...

Solution to Puzzle #2

One must guess and check various 3 digit numbers. I started with the 400s and worked my way up to the 700s. The answer is 741 because...

Puzzle #2

Source: Publications International Brain Games #3 (2007) pg. 95 Fun with Numbers What 3-digit number can be divided by 3, have the order...

Solutions to Warm-up #1

Check out https://docs.google.com/document/d/1DwXrWFDzaLjx-7dDVu5Svdqj0T6mQ1JPYL4_NGK9_j0/edit?usp=sharing.

Solution to Puzzle #1

Since there 7 days in a week, we will begin by dividing 457 by 7 so we find the number of weeks and extra days that have passed. In this...

Puzzle #1

Today is Saturday. What day of the week will it be 457 days from today?

Warm-up #1: Series Pt. 1

What is the next number in the series: 2, 5, 10, 17, 26,...? What is the next number in the series: 1, 4, 9, 16, 25,... ? What is the...

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