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 Puzzle 1201 If Mario can eat 110 cakes in 10 minutes and Kev can eat 56 cakes in 8 minutes, how long will it take Mario and Kev to eat 954 cakes? [Ref: ZIPL] © Kevin Stone  Hint: Work out how many each can eat in one minute. Answer: 53 minutes. In one minute Mario eats 11 cakes (= 110 ÷ 10). In one minute Kev eats 7 cakes (= 56 ÷ 8). So in total they eat 18 cakes every minute. So it will take 954 ÷ 18 = 53 minutes. QED. Puzzle 1202 Which are there more of: square feet in half a square mile or cubic yards in a cubic furlong? [Ref: ZDKN] © Kevin Stone  Hint: There are 5280 feet in a mile, 8 furlongs in a mile and 3 feet in a yard. Answer: Square feet in half a square mile. There are 13,939,200 square feet in half a square mile and 10,648,000 cubic yards in a cubic furlong. Puzzle 1203 Is the following equation correct? If so, how: 8 + 8 = 91 [Ref: ZNSI]   Hint: Think laterally. Answer: Yes. Turn the equation upside down: 16 = 8 + 8. Puzzle 1204 Which four American states have been mixed together here: K N A N O T E E X H I W S Y O R A S K O A S [Ref: ZNZU] © Kevin Stone  Hint: One of the states is Kansas. Answer: Kansas, New York, Ohio and Texas.