From what can you take its whole and still leave some?
Answer: The word wholesome.
Can you find three consecutive odd numbers that total 1,287 when multiplied together?
[Ref: ZAMH] © Kevin Stone
Hint: Start with the cube root of 1,287.
Answer: 9, 11 and 13.
Since we're after three numbers that multiply together, a good place to start is the cube root of 1,287, which is 10.88 (2 dp).
We quickly find that the numbers must be 9, 11 and 13.
Horses is to equine, as cattle is to bovine, as sheep is to ovine, as deer is to ==?==
[Ref: ZDLG] © Kevin Stone
Hint: You might need a dictionary.
The adjective for deer-like.
As oou oan oee, oy poinoer oepoacos eoero thord oetoer oito tho leoteo 'o'. How mony oifoeront oetoero haoe boen oepoacod?
[Ref: ZNCV] © Kevin Stone
Hint: Something's wrong with the letter O.
Answer: The answer is 15.
The paragraph should read:
As you can see, my printer replaces every third letter with the letter 'o'.
How many different letters have been replaced?
What comes next in the sequence:
Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, ==?==
Hint: A very common sequence.
From the colours of the rainbow.