BRAIN TEASERS

# Monthly Archive - December 2013

brain teasers, puzzles, riddles, mathematical problems, mastermind, cinemania... These are the tasks listed 1 to 10.

## 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.
The first user who solved this task is Sanja Šabović.
#brainteasers #mastermind

## Calculate the number 1540

NUMBERMANIA: Calculate the number 1540 using numbers [1, 8, 5, 1, 60, 165] and basic arithmetic operations (+, -, *, /). Each of the numbers can be used only once.
The first user who solved this task is Sanja Šabović.
#brainteasers #math #numbermania

## Find the area of the shaded figure

Express result to the accuracy of 3 decimal.
The first user who solved this task is Djordje Timotijevic.
#brainteasers #math

### Eddie in Dallas calls his son...

Eddie in Dallas calls his son in New York just before Thanksgiving and tells him, "I'm sorry to tell you but your mother and I are getting a divorce. I just cannot tolerate any more of her constant complaining. We can't stand the sight of each other any more. I'm telling you first, Jerry, because you're the oldest. Please tell your sister."
When Jerry calls his sister Julie in Miami, she says: "No way are they getting divorced. I'll go there for Thanksgiving and talk them out of it."
Julie phones here father and tells him: "You must not get divorced. Promise me you won't do anything until I get over there. I'm calling Jerry and we'll both be there with you tomorrow. Until then, don't take any action. Please listen to me." Then she hangs up.
The father puts down the phone, turns to his wife Frances and says, "Good news! Jerry and Julie are coming for Thanksgiving, and they're both paying their own way."
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## Which number should replace the question mark?

FUNNY MATH: Which number should replace the question mark?
The first user who solved this task is Sanja Šabović.
#brainteasers #math #riddles

## CINEMANIA: Guess the movie title

Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. Film was made in 1969.
The first user who solved this task is Djordje Timotijevic.
#brainteasers #movie #film #cinemania

## Find the right combination

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.
The first user who solved this task is Sanja Šabović.
#brainteasers #mastermind

## Calculate the number 1817

NUMBERMANIA: Calculate the number 1817 using numbers [9, 2, 1, 4, 49, 820] and basic arithmetic operations (+, -, *, /). Each of the numbers can be used only once.
The first user who solved this task is Sanja Šabović.
#brainteasers #math #numbermania

## Find the area of the shaded figure

Express result to the accuracy of 3 decimal.
The first user who solved this task is Djordje Timotijevic.
#brainteasers #math

## CINEMANIA: Guess the movie title

When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, a commoner begins a revolt and leads Scottish warriors against the cruel English tyrant who rules Scotland with an iron fist. Film was made in 1995.
The first user who solved this task is Djordje Timotijevic.
#brainteasers #movie #film #cinemania

## Calculate a * b

Calculate a * b
The first user who solved this task is Sanja Šabović.