# Category Archives: Magic Puzzles

### Learn Magic: Beware the Bermuda Triangle!

Vanish a raft in this map of the Bermuda Triangle!

### Sept is the 9th Month. Can You Make 100 with Four 9’s?

You can combine the 9’s however you wish, and use whatever arithmetic symbols you’d like–+, -, x, /.  Any ideas?

### An Unusual Word

Back to school time is coming, so how about a quick word puzzle?  Can you think of a word with 3 u’s in it?

### What is Unusual about these 3 Sentences?

It’s back to school time, so here is an interesting literacy puzzler.  What is unusual about these 3 sentences?  Do you know what they are called? Both fickle dwarves jinx my pig quiz. Quick fox jumps nightly above wizard. Five quacking zephyrs jolt my wax bed.

### Can You Arrange Five 6’s so They Equal 19?

You can put the 6’s together however you’d like.  And you can use whatever arithmetic symbols you want:  +, -, x, or /.  Tough one, eh?

### Spelling Bee

Can you arrange the 9 letters of “EXTENSION” to spell 3 numbers?  Each is less than 20.  You may only use each letter once.

### The Alphabet: A-B-E?

Professor Wordsmith says that the letter that comes right after AB in the alphabet is E.  How can this be?

### 26 cents

I have 2 coins in my hand totaling 26 cents.  One of them is not a penny.  What are they?

### 5×6=8×4?

My English teacher says that 5×6=8×4.  How can that be true?

### Can You Decipher this Secret Message?

Take away six letters to find a great activity to do this summer.  Can you figure out what it is?