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#11 bonanova

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Posted 10 February 2008 - 08:06 AM

1 26 L of the A - 26 Letters of the Alphabet
2 7 D of the W - 7 days of the Week
3 7 W of the W - 7 wonders of the world
4 12 S of the Z - 12 signs of the zodiac
5 66 B of the B - 66 books of the bible
6 52 C in a P (W J) - 52 cars in a pack (without jokers)
7 13 S in the U S F - 13 stripes in the united states flag
8 18 H on a G C - 18 holes on a golf course
9 39 B of the O T - 39 books of the old testament
10 5 T on a F - 5 toes on a foot
11 90 D in a R A - 90 degrees in a right angel
12 3 B M (S H T R) - 3 blind mice (see how they run)
13 32 is the T in D F at which W F - 32 is the temperature in degrees ferenheight at which water freezes
14 15 P in a R T - 15 players in a rugby team
15 3 W on a T - 3 wheels on a tricycle
16 100 C in a D - 100 cents in a dollar
17 11 P in a F (S) T - 11 players in a football (soccer) team
18 12 M in a Y - 12 meters in a yard
19 13 is U F S - 13 is unlucky for some
20 8 T on an O - 8 tenticles on an octopus
21 29 D in F in a L Y - 29 days in Feburary in a leap year
22 27 B in the N T - 27 books in the new testiment
23 365 D in a Y - 365 days in a year
24 13 L in a B D - 13 loaves in a baker's dozen
25 52 W in a Y - 52 weeks in a year
26 9 L of a C - 9 lives of a cat
27 60 M in an H - 60 minutes in an hour
28 23 P of C in the H B - 23 pairs of chromosomes in the human body
29 64 S on a C B - 64 squares on checkers board
30 9 P in S A - 9 provinces in south africa
31 6 B to an O in C - 6 bowls to an over in cricket
32 1000 Y in a M - 1000 years in a millenium
33 15 M on a D M C - 15 men on a dead man's chest

These all look good except for 18 12 M in a Y - 12 meters in a yard

Nice going.
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Posted 11 February 2008 - 03:21 PM

These all look good except for 18 12 M in a Y - 12 meters in a yard

Nice going.

Yeah, 18 should be 12 Months in a Year.
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Posted 01 March 2008 - 01:43 PM

18 12 M in a Y - 12 meters in a yard

its 12 MONTHS in a YEAR...12m is like 12yd
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Posted 01 March 2008 - 01:43 PM

srry did not see prev. post
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Posted 08 April 2008 - 11:39 PM

I remember doing this in one of my classes, I don't remember them all though. B))

Spoiler for Most of the list


The last ones are hard. :(
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Posted 09 April 2008 - 06:07 AM

Being a diehard Cricket fan I could not ignore this .
Is it 6 BOWLS to an over (or) 6 BALLS to an over. :)
I could be wrong , but as far as I know " A Bowler bowls 6 BALLS in an over"(excluding wides and no balls) ;)
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Posted 19 April 2008 - 02:32 AM

Hi all. This is my first time on here. Sorry if this is a duplicate, I mistyped a moment ago and lost my attempted response...


1 26 L of the A Letters, Alphabet
2 7 D of the W Days, Week
3 7 W of the W First guess was: Witches, West. But, I'm pretty sure it's: Wonders, World.
4 12 S of the Z Sign, Zodiac
5 66 B of the B Books, Bible
6 52 C in a P (W J) Cards, Package [Deck] (W/O Jokers)
7 13 S in the U S F
8 18 H on a G C Holes, Golf Course
9 39 B of the O T Books, Old Testament
10 5 T on a F Toes, Foot
11 90 D in a R A no clue.... perhaps Days, Regular Autumn prolly not..
12 3 B M (S H T R)
13 32 is the T in D F at which W F
14 15 P in a R T
15 3 W on a T
16 100 C in a D Cents, Dollar
17 11 P in a F (S) T
18 12 M in a Y Months, Year
19 13 is U F S
20 8 T on an O Tentacles, Octopus
21 29 D in F in a L Y Days, Feb., Leap Year
22 27 B in the N T Books, New Testament
23 365 D in a Y Days, Year
24 13 L in a B D (first thought was Cookies, Baker's Dozen--but, perhaps: Loaves, Baker's Doz)?
25 52 W in a Y Weeks, Year
26 9 L of a C Lives, Cat [Cats are the devil]
27 60 M in an H Minutes, Hour
28 23 P of C in the H B
29 64 S on a C B
30 9 P in S A
31 6 B to an O in C
32 1000 Y in a M Years, Millenium
33 15 M on a D M C


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#18 zooblegoobie46

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Posted 30 April 2008 - 01:05 PM

hey all, what about this one?

88 K on a P

x X x
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Posted 01 May 2008 - 08:37 PM

hey all, what about this one?

88 K on a P

x X x


88 keys on a piano

Edited by cocacola0618, 01 May 2008 - 08:37 PM.

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#20 alphaprime73

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Posted 01 May 2008 - 08:49 PM

88 keys on a piano

how bout
2T in a S
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