Daily Brain Teasers for Friday, 04 January 2019
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MAGIC SQUARE: Calculate A-B-CThe aim is to place the some numbers from the list (2, 4, 6, 17, 19, 21, 47, 70, 72, 74, 88, 90) into the empty squares and squares marked with A, B an C. Sum of each row and column should be equal. All the numbers of the magic square must be different. Find values for A, B, and C. Solution is A-B-C.
It's the drinking...
The patient was lying in bed, still groggy from the effects of the recent operation. His doctor came in, looking very glum.
"I can't be sure what's wrong with you," the doctor said. "I think it's the drinking."
"Okay," the patient said. "Can we get an opinion from a doctor who's sober?"
Which is a winning combination of digits?The computer chose a secret code (sequence of 4 digits from 1 to 6). Your goal is to find that code. Black circles indicate the number of hits on the right spot. White circles indicate the number of hits on the wrong spot.
Campbell deadly water speed record attemptIn 1967, Donald Campbell died instantly when his jet-powered boat, the Bluebird K7, left the water at a speed over 300mph, somersaulted, crashed on the water surface, and broke apart. After a famous record-breaking career on land and water, he was trying tobreak his own previous water speed record of 276 mph. Decades later, on 8 Mar 2001, the wreck was recovered from Coniston Water, Cumbria in the English Lake District. His remains were located, on 28 May 2001, confirmed 10 Aug 2011 by DNA testing, and buried on 12 Sep 2001. He was the son of Sir Malcolm Campbell, who set the land speed record in 1935. In 2000, Don Wales, Sir Malcolm's gransdson, Donald's nephew, in the family tradition, broke the British land speed record for an electrically-powered car.«