If four kittens can catch four mice in four minutes...
...how many mice can twelve kittens catch in twelve minutes?
[Ref: ZLCG] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: How many mice can one kitten catch in twelve minutes?
Four kittens can catch four mice in four minutes,
one kitten can catch one mouse in four minutes,
one kitten can catch three mice in twelve minutes,
twelve kittens can catch 36 mice in twelve minutes.
Can you find a word starting with BR...
...that with the addition of the letter E becomes another word that sounds the same as the first?
[Ref: ZCXT] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: There are at least two different answers.
Answer: BRAKING becomes BREAKING or BROWS becomes BROWSE.
Customer services at BrainBashers headquarters received the following letter recently.
Luckily our top puzzle solvers were able to determine the meaning and help Mrs Middins.
Can you work it out what her problem was?
ld lk cmlan ab h f m .
hs ls aa n k ccl.
As can s, hs ls a mssng fm hs dcmn.
ld b v gafl f cld cc hs blm fhh.
[Ref: ZLEL] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: What letters are missing?
The letter was written on a typewriter which has a problem with the top row of letters - they did not print. The letter should have read:
I would like to complain about the top row of my typewriter.
These letters appear not to work correctly.
As you can see, these letters are missing from this document.
I would be very grateful if you could correct this problem forthwith.
Complete these four letter words, the first letters form a word reading down and the last letters also form a word related to the first:
[Ref: ZAGW] © Kevin Stone
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Hint: The first word is HATS.
Answer: Hard and soft.