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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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7 D in the W = "7 Days in the Week"

Can you guess these?

3 B M (S H T R)

3 P C

3 W on a T

4 C in the H H

4 H of the A

4 S and C in a S

4 S in a D of C

4 S of the Y

4 W of a C

5 A in a S P

5 R on the O F

5 S of G

5 T on a F

6 B to an O in C

6 is H a D

6 is the S P N

6 S of a C

6 S W M (S F)

7 D S

7 W of the W

8 B in a B

8 H in a R W D

8 L on a S

8 N in an O

8 T on an O

9 L of a C

9 M of P

9 P in S A

9 P in the S S

11 P in a F (S) T

12 D of J

12 M in a Y

12 N on a C

12 S of the Z

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.**

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi MathsIsFun,

Great puzzle, but tough for me. Only got 9 so far! Not worth hiding yet.

later: 17, half way.

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi MIF

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Love your answers, anonimnystefy!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Thanks MIF!

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi MathsisFun

:):)

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Sorry for peaking but I think 4 H of the A is only partially correct,Bob.

But you did all of them!!! Congrats!

*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-04-29 09:03:44)*

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Stefy,

I had a little help from my friends.

What is wrong with 4 H of the A ?

Apart from the obvious that I wouldn't like to meet them.

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-04-29 05:32:29)*

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Arrhh, the penny has dropped. I see what you mean.

But both should be acceptable

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I almost forgot what that phrase means.

Ok,then. I think the others are ok,too. This is interesting. Wonder if MIF has more of these he would like to post.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Here's some from me.

3 W on M W

5 G R

2 is the O E P

5 M is (R) 8 K

5 P S

2 P in a Q

22 Y in a C

4 P in a R of B

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi Bob

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Well done! Both correct.

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi Bob

*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-04-29 08:50:51)*

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Hi Stefy,

Not quite what I had but I'm happy with that answer.

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I would not know this one without Google.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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It comes from a song. Google is one of my friends. Well done.

I hope you get them all, because I've forgotten what one of the answers is. Oh dear!

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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For which one?

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Not saying. It'll come back to me in a moment. (I hope!)

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Tell me which one it is.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Oh OK. Don't cry.

5 P S

It had a meaning when I typed it but, by the time I had done the others it had gone.

Must be my age. Help!

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Good idea but it wasn't that.

Bob

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