What kind of room has no windows or doors?
[Puzzle Code = ZOPI]
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Answer: A mushroom.
Or perhaps elbow room.
Using a tap, a nine gallon container and a four gallon container...
...can you measure exactly 6 gallons?
[Puzzle Code = ZVOM] Puzzle Copyright © Kevin Stone
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Hint: Start by filling the 9 gallon container, and then using that to fill the 4 gallon container.
Here are the contents of the containers after each stage:
9 0 fill A
5 4 fill B from A
5 0 empty B
1 4 fill B from A
1 0 empty B
0 1 fill B from A
9 1 fill A
6 4 fill B from A
6 0 empty B
This leaves 6 gallons in container A.
Can you find three words...
...which contain two consecutive i's.
[Puzzle Code = ZVKU]
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Hint: The words begin with the letters R, S, T.
Answer: RADII, SKIING, TAXIING.
You could also have GENII.
Below you will find 9 well-known five letter words, with only their endings remaining. Once you have found the words, their initial letters can be anagrammed into a 9-letter word. What is the word?
[Puzzle Code = ZSLY] Puzzle Copyright © Kevin Stone
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Hint: The final word begins with the letter S.
..IEN >> ALIEN
..NRE >> GENRE
..PPO >> HIPPO
..PIL >> PUPIL
..LOO >> IGLOO
..DAY >> TODAY
..UIP >> EQUIP
..ELF >> SHELF
Giving the letters TAGHPITES, which is an anagram of SPAGHETTI.