## Monthly Archive - April 2016 (page 2)brain teasers, puzzles, riddles, mathematical problems, mastermind, cinemania... These are the tasks listed 11 to 20. |

## Calculate the number 5041

NUMBERMANIA: Calculate the number 5041 using numbers [3, 5, 2, 3, 81, 600] and basic arithmetic operations (+, -, *, /). Each of the numbers can be used only once.**31**

**Erkain Mahajanian**.

## Find a famous person

Find the first and the last name of a famous person. Text may go in all 8 directions. Length of words in solution: 5,7,2,10,4.**35**

**On On Lunarbasil**.

## CINEMANIA: Guess the movie title

See negative of movie scene and guess the title. Length of words in solution: 3,6,4**35**

**Squazz Muntbacker**.

### Police investigation

A lady dies and the police finds out she was the madam at an illegal brothel They find her black book of workers and clients so they assign Bill, an older, widowed detective to talk to the women to find out more about the operation. They figure as an older man Bill won't be as enticed as younger detectives by the pretty young women.

A few weeks into the investigation Bill goes to his supervisor and says he needs to be relieved of the case because of a conflict of interest. The supervisor asks what he means.

"Well," Bill says, "All was going well and I was getting good info from the girls, but then the last woman in the book was Cindy, a sweet, beautiful and funny 59 year old. We met a couple of times and to make a long story short, we started dating and have now become an item."

The supervisor looks at Bill and says "I can't believe it Bill. Thirty eight years on the job, 2 years away from retirement, and you fell for the oldest trick in the book."

## MAGIC SQUARE: Calculate A*B+C

The aim is to place the some numbers from the list (18, 20, 24, 26, 29, 31, 33, 35, 42, 66) 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.**30**

**Djordje Timotijevic**.

## Find number abc

If bac6c - 840a2 = bca5 find number abc. Multiple solutions may exist.**63**

**Sanja Šabović**.