Puzzle 1033 What well known saying is this: lla ta devol evah ot reven naht tsol dna devol evah ot retteb si ti [Ref: ZLHJ] © Kevin Stone Direct Link: www.brainbashers.com?ZLHJ Hint: Try reading the words a different way. Answer: It is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. It is written backwards. Puzzle 1034 Anne is babysitting 10 children. She has a jar with 10 biscuits in it. All the children want to have a biscuit but she also wants to leave one biscuit in the jar. Without breaking any biscuits, how is she going to give each child one biscuit and still leave one in the jar? [Ref: ZVEE] Direct Link: www.brainbashers.com?ZVEE Hint: Think laterally. Answer: Simply give one child their biscuit in the jar. Puzzle 1035 Are there more... ...2s or 8s in the numbers from 1 to 50,000? [Ref: ZCMX] Direct Link: www.brainbashers.com?ZCMX Hint: Think about the first digits of the numbers. Answer: There are more 2s because of the numbers beginning with 20,000. Puzzle 1036 Complete these three letter words, the first letters form a word reading down and the last letters also form a word reading down. The two words reading down are closely related: * O * * G * * A * [Ref: ZXUV] © Kevin Stone Direct Link: www.brainbashers.com?ZXUV Hint: The two words are animal related. Answer: CAT and DOG. C O D A G O T A G Or CAT and PET: C O P A G E T A T