## Monthly Archive - December 2013brain 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.**60**

**Sanja Šabović**.

## 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.**42**

**Sanja Šabović**.

## Find the area of the shaded figure

Express result to the accuracy of 3 decimal.**22**

**Djordje Timotijevic**.

### 10 Commandments of Marriage

Marriages are made in heaven. But so again, are thunder and lightning.

Commandment 2.

If you want your spouse to listen and pay strict attention to every word you say, talk in your sleep.

Commandment 3.

Marriage is grand — and divorce is at least 100 grand!

Commandment 4.

Married life is very frustrating. In the first year of marriage, the man speaks and the woman listens. In the second year, the woman speaks and the man listens. In the third year, they both speak and the neighbors listen.

Commandment 5.

When a man opens the door of his car for his wife, you can be sure of one thing: Either the car is new or the wife is.

Commandment 6.

Marriage is when a man and woman become as one; the trouble starts when they try to decide which one.

Commandment 7.

Before marriage, a man will lie awake all night thinking about something you said. After marriage, he will fall asleep before you finish talking.

Commandment 8.

Every man wants a wife who is beautiful, understanding, economical, and a good cook. But the law allows only one wife.

Commandment 9.

Every woman wants a man who is handsome, understanding, economical and a considerate lover, but again, the law allows only one husband.

Commandment 10.

Man is incomplete until he marries. After that, he is finished.

## Which number should replace the question mark?

FUNNY MATH: Which number should replace the question mark?**35**

**Sanja Šabović**.

## CINEMANIA: Guess the movie title

Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. Film was made in 1969.**53**

**Djordje Timotijevic**.

## 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.**61**

**Sanja Šabović**.

## 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.**25**

**Sanja Šabović**.

## Find the area of the shaded figure

Express result to the accuracy of 3 decimal.**44**

**Djordje Timotijevic**.

## 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.**66**

**Djordje Timotijevic**.

## Calculate a * b

Calculate a * b**24**

**Sanja Šabović**.