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#1 Trojan

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Posted 22 December 2013 - 11:23 PM

Think of a number - any number.

Double it.

Add eight.

Divide by two.

Take away the number you first thought of.

Numbering the alphabet as A=1, B=2 etc what letter corresponds to your answer?

Think of a country beginning with this letter.

Think of the second letter of the name of this country

Think of an animal beginning with this letter.

Think of the colour of this animal.

 

answer below

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A grey elephant


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#2 SE4Wire

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Posted 22 December 2013 - 11:34 PM

No sorry, a brown otter.

(2x+8)/2-x=x+4-x=4

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#3 Wiltshire Rhino

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Posted 23 December 2013 - 07:26 AM

Very good Trojan! I'll use it on my family this Christmas.
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#4 Trojan

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Posted 23 December 2013 - 08:01 AM

No sorry, a brown otter.

(2x+8)/2-x=x+4-x=4

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Yes I thought of that this morning bah! humbug! :sclerosis:


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