Brainteaser answers

Brainteaser answers

11/02/19

Q:  What completes the list?

SORE

KEEL

COSH MARK

A: The words are anagrams of ROSE, LEEK, SHAMROCK and THISTLE, which are the symbols of the parts of the UK.  THE LIST is an anagram of THISTLE.

04/02/19

Q: What's the final member of this sequence?  Central, Circle, District, Bakerloo, Piccadilly, Hammersmith and City and ????

A: The answer is NORTHERN.  The colours of the tube lines are red, yellow, green, brown, blue, pink and black and these are the order of the colours in snooker.

28/01/19

Q: Which of the following words is the odd one out?

CHAT, COMMENT, DIRE, ELF, FORT, MANGER, PAIN, POUR

A: The answer is ELF.  This is German, the rest are French

21/01/19

Q: What links: D, X, 4th, Y?

A: They are British rivers: Dee, Exe, Forth, Wye

14/01/19

Q: What is the only number in English that, when spelled out, has all its letters in alphabetical order?

A: Forty

07/01/19

Q: Gary has friends in countries all around the world including Argentina, Denmark, Russia, Sudan and the United States.  Which country is Gary in?

A:  Gary is in hunGARY.  His friends are in argenTINA, denMARK, RUSSia, suDAN and the uniTED states.

 

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