Answer: 4: for each row, the left minus the right gives a number. The numbers for the rows are then multiplied together. In the left figure 7 - 3 = 4 and 4 - 1 = 3. 4 * 3 = 12. In the right figure 6 - 2 = 4 and 8 - 7 = 1. 4 * 1 = 4.
A three letter word has been removed from five words leaving the letters below, which are still in the correct order.
What was the three letter word? For example if the three letter word was LOG, then SLOGAN would become SAN.
Hint: The missing word is in these locations: LO---E, ---CH, S---HE, ---ER, VA---E.
loe = locate
ch = catch
she = scathe
er = cater
vae = vacate