Solutions

Logic Puzzles: Decoding

1. Cryptogram


I will not play at tug ‘o war.
I’d rather play at hug ‘o war,
Where everyone hugs instead of tugs,
Where everyone giggles
And rolls on the rug.
Where everyone kisses, And everyone grins,
And everyone cuddles, And everyone wins
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– Shel Silverstein, Where the Sidewalk Ends

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2. Codeword Crossword

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3. Crypto List

Montgomery, Tallahassee, Honolulu, Topeka, Annapolis, Boston, Lincoln, Bismarck, Richmond, Olympia, Madison, and Cheyenne.

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Nothing in Common

# 1-16 in order are feign, throw, fined, worth, fiend, groat, widen, argot, whine, gator, whine, forth, waged, froth, deign, wroth.

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Department of Words

Ferriswords

From left to right find MONKEY.

From right to left find SYSTEM.

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Five and Ten

Puzzle 1. remodeling   Puzzle 2. snickering

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Fit for Four

1. diving  2. bottle    3. shoe    4. dinner

5. track   6. palace    7. beer    8. place

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Crisscross Crunch

Across, in row order: dinero, rogue, guess; Navy, vying, grand; dying, Ngaio, ionic; Astro, rotunda, day; fast, stoop, prose.

Down, in column order: binary, rye, yesman; rely, lying, ingrate; coin, intact, action; quire, Reo, ornery; using, giga, Gauss.

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Minicryprtic

Across 1. Ruffian (Russian – ss + ff)    4. Pacem (p.m. + ace)    6, Sushi (two definitions)    

7. Flatcar (flat + car)

Down 1. Reproof (rep + roof)    2. Focus (F.C., U.S. + 0)    3. Niftier (fin + tier)

5. Music (muse + ick)

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