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Old 01-22-2013, 04:21 PM   #10636
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All the question marks in the sequence are placeholders for a letter.
I'm sure that you will all recognise the sequence when someone gets the answer.
Using Tapatalk and seems it interprets some combination of question marks and letters as smileys.
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Old 01-22-2013, 05:35 PM   #10637
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Another Richard Wiseman puzzle. I'm sure someone will get it immediately, but it stumped me.

Fill in the question marks in this sequence
Sequence wrapped in CODE tags in the hopes that will make it clearer on tapatalk.

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??E TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE TEN ???? ???EN ?IN?
I'll give the answer sometime tomorrow. but hopefully someone will get it before I do.
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Old 01-22-2013, 10:54 PM   #10638
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It's hard by the fact that many people put the first word at the end.
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Old 01-23-2013, 02:16 AM   #10639
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Yes. I looked it up and in Germany, we would put the first word at the end. But funny nevertheless, how easy it actually is.
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:53 AM   #10640
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Well, if you have the answer, answer the quiz! Don't you WANT to win?
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:12 AM   #10641
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Sometimes you hesitate because you don't feel you have a good question to present.
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Old 01-23-2013, 10:25 AM   #10642
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OK, the answer is:

Spoiler:
ACE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE TEN JACK QUEEN KING


Could someone else post a question? Or remind me tomorrow and I'll dig out another puzzle.
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Old 01-23-2013, 10:52 AM   #10643
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OK, the answer is:

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ACE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE TEN JACK QUEEN KING


Could someone else post a question? Or remind me tomorrow and I'll dig out another puzzle.
You were right, it was really easy . I spent ages (well, a good few minutes) puzzling over that one.

Here's a quick one, if I may?

Q: What is the fastest growing type of tissue (grows on a specific mammal), and can grow at a rate of up to 1 inch per day?
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Old 01-23-2013, 01:33 PM   #10644
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You were right, it was really easy . I spent ages (well, a good few minutes) puzzling over that one.

Here's a quick one, if I may?

Q: What is the fastest growing type of tissue (grows on a specific mammal), and can grow at a rate of up to 1 inch per day?
Deer's antlers?
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:05 PM   #10645
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Deer's antlers?
I believe that is so.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:02 PM   #10646
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Deer's antlers?
Correct - Reindeer Antlers to be precise. Over to you, Bilbo.
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:36 AM   #10647
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Some 'spot the link' questions. What do the following have in common;

1. Golden Arrow, Green Monster, Blue Flame

2. Liberia, Australia, Brunei, USA

3. Lake Placid, Lillehammer, Sarajevo

4. Python, Cobra, Asp (not the obvious!)

5. Peter Ustinov, Albert Finney, Alfred Molina
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:45 AM   #10648
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1. All set land speed records
3. Winter Olympic venues
4. Model names of real firearms as well as Collector Series Toys


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Old 01-24-2013, 09:00 AM   #10649
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3. Winter Olympic venues
4. Model names of real firearms as well as Collector Series Toys


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4, may be true (I bow to your superior knowledge of firearms), but not the answer I am after.
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Old 01-24-2013, 09:11 AM   #10650
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