# Tag Archives: betchas

### A Fourth of July Magic Puzzle for You

In honor of July 4th, here is a puzzler for you. Our nation has had a lot of birthdays.  When counting, what is the first number you come to that contains the letter “a”?

### What’s Unusual about the Number 4?

It’s the fourth month so why not a magic puzzle about the number 4.  What is unique about the number 4 that is not found with any other number?

### A Nutrition Puzzler

March is National Nutrition Month.  So it only seems appropriate to do a nutrition puzzler. Which is correct:  “Yoke is white” or “Yoke are white”?

### An Alphabetical Number?

What is the only number whose letters are in reverse alphabetical order?

### Can You Solve our Year End Magic Puzzle?

Year end is approaching.  Time to get your records in order.  Speaking of order, can you answer this:  What is the only number whose letters are in alphabetical order?

### A Family Puzzler for Thanksgiving

Here’s a fun family puzzler to try out at your Thanksgiving gathering. Ben’s mother has 3 children.  (Show 3 coins on your palm–a nickel, dime, & penny.)  The first one is named Nicole (push the nickel forward).  The second is named Diamond Jim (push the dime forward).  What is the third child’s name?

### Can You Solve our October Puzzler?

Challenge:  Can you write “100” without the pen leaving the paper? No marks should be visible connecting the numbers. And the pen must make a mark whenever it moves across the paper. Impossible?  Or can it be done?

### A Magic Puzzle to Sharpen You up for Back to School

Can you draw 3 lines connecting the problem with its respective answer?  But wait, I forgot one small detail:  Your lines cannot cross.  And they must all stay within the outer box.  Can you solve this one?

### Can You Solve this Geometry Gardening Problem?

Spring is coming!  In honor of this, here is a gardening puzzler for you. How much dirt is there in a hole that is 2’x2’x2′?

### An Earth Day Puzzler

The alphabet goes from A to Z.  Can you think of a word that goes the opposite way–starts with Z and ends with A?