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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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oh man....

Horse

Horsa

Corsa

Carsa

Carta

Carts

Hey.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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How about leaving one for me?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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Mathgogocart didn't leave any clue... -1000 points..

*Last edited by barbie19022002 (2013-06-05 17:45:30)*

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I will make one in the style of ganesh the op.

find -> more -> gold

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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find

fond

fend

feed

seed

seen

mean

mere

more

gore

goes

gold

seek-help-some

*Last edited by barbie19022002 (2013-06-05 22:26:52)*

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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seek

keek

keep

kelp

help

hemp

heme

home

some

draw -> your -> self

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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play

clay

cloy

clot

coot

foot

boot

bolt

boll

ball

fall -> down -> hard

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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fall

ball

boll

bowl

bown

down

dawn

darn

dark

lark

lard

hard

grey->blue->pink

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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grey

gley

glee

glue

blue

glue

glee

glen

gien

ginn

gink

pink

moth -> like -> fire

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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moth

math

mate

make

lake

like

line

fine

fire

bobz->like->math

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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bobz

bobs

bibs

bids

bide

bike

like

lake

late

lath

math

move -> sled -> dogs

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
- Registered: 2009-07-12
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Thought I'd try this one from post #205.

**SALAD**

SALAL

SALOL

SALOP

SALEP

SHLEP

SHEEP

SLEEP

SLEET

FLEET

FREET

FREIT**FRUIT**

BRUIT

BRUST

BRAST

BEAST

HEAST

HEART

TEART

TUART

QUART

QUARK

QUIRK

QUICK

QUICE**JUICE**

Don't know why, but I just recalled I once read Jules Verne's *Around the World in Eighty Days*.

*Last edited by phrontister (2013-09-23 02:11:40)*

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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**MOVE**

MORE

SORE

SURE

SURD

SUED**SLED**

SUED

SUES

DUES

DOES**DOGS**

AQUA -> BLUE -> JUJU

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi phrontister;

I did not get that one.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**barbie19022002****Member**- Registered: 2013-05-24
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JUJU? what is that?

Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?

Why is T called island letter?

think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
- Registered: 2009-07-12
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Hi barbie19022002,

"Juju" appears in many dictionaries, and the *Collins Scrabble Checker* (which is the main dictionary I use for games like this and has an online version found here) says it's a noun meaning a "*West African magic charm or fetish*".

*Last edited by phrontister (2013-06-08 03:23:03)*

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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Hi Bobby,

Which part didn't you get? From AQUA to BLUE or from BLUE to JUJU?

I think the solution for both parts is fairly difficult to find, but I've got one for which all the words are in the online Collins Scrabble Checker.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

I had trouble with both. Can I see your solution?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I found aqua->squa->skua, but don't know what to do now.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I can not get anything out of that one either.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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atua is allowed by the checker.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That helps with the first part.

But what about blue->juju

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I have juku for penultimate word.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Thanks to the help of anonimnystefy

aqua

atua

atma

alma

alme

alae

blae

blue

blae

blat

boat

bolt

bole

jole

joke

juke

juku

juju

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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