Number Word Puzzle 2

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For those who enjoyed our last number word puzzle (which admittedly was a while back) here is another one you can tackle.

As a refresher – each item contains a number and then a series of words and abbreviations. Your job is to decipher the abbreviations. It sounds complicated – but an example will clear things up:

Question: 7 D in a W Answer: 7 Days in a Week

Wondering why the picture above?  That’s a hint for one of the puzzles below…

  1. 8 L on a S
  2. 3 S and you’re O
  3. 14 D in a F
  4. 2000 P in a T
  5. 2 S to E S
  6. 50 W to L your L
  7. 8 D a W (S from the B)
  8. 4 F on a H without C the T
  9. 1 H on a U
  10. 6 D of K B
  11. 7 D with S W
  12. 5 L on a M S
  13. 12 D of C
  14. 12 I in a F
  15. 99 B of B on the W
  16. 32 D at W W F
  17. 57 H V
  18. 4 out of 5 D C T G
  19. 200 D for P G in M
  20. 4 Q in a G

 

 

Answers:

1. 8 Legs on a Spider  –  2. 3 Strikes and you’re Out  –  3. 14 Days in a Fortnight  –  4. 2000 Pounds in a Ton  –  5. 2 Sides to Every Story  –  6. 50 Ways to Leave your Lover  –  7. 8 Days a Week (Song from the Beatles)  –  8. 4 Fingers on a Hand without Counting the Thumb  –  9. 1 Horn on a Unicorn  –  10. 6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon  –  11. 7 Dwarves with Snow White  –  12. 5 Lines on a Musical Staff  –  13. 12 Days of Christmas  –  14. 12 Inches in a Foot  –  15. 99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall –  16. 32 Degrees at Which Water Freezes  –  17. 57 Heinz Varieties  –  18. 4 out of 5 Dentists Choose Trident Gum  –  19. 200 Dollars for Passing Go in Monopoly  –  20. 4 Quarts in a Gallon

 

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