## Node Maze

Can you pass through this node maze?

The solution is shown below.

## Make Me, Save Me, Waste Me, Raise Me

People make me, save me, waste me, raise me. What am I?

The answer is MONEY.

## Puzzle Sum 27

What state does this sum spell?

COLORS + NAIL- SNAIL + ADOBE + DRUG – BED – RUG = COLORADO

## Tic-Tac-Toe Loser

How many X’s can you place the most on a tic-tac-toe board without getting 3 X’s on a line?

You can place 6 X’s without getting 3 X’s on a line, as shown below.

## Bus Driver’s Age

Imagine you are driving a bus. At the first stop, 3 people get on the bus. At the second stop, 5 more get on. At the third stop, 2 get out and 4 get on. At the last stop, everybody gets out. How old is the bus driver?

You are imagining the story, so the bus driver is as old as you.

## Puzzle Sum 26

What animals do these sums spell?

SCOOP – COOP + NAIL = SNAIL
FOWL – OWL + OX = FOX

## All but Two

A man describes his daughters, saying, “They are all blonde but two; all brunette but two; and all redheaded but two.” How many daughters does the man have?

The man has 3 daughters; one blonde, one brunette, and one redhead.

## No Bones, No Clothes

I have a spine but no other bones.
I wear a jacket but no other clothes.

What am I?

The answer is BOOK.

## Puzzle Sum 25

What coin does this sum spell?
What number does this sum spell?

DOLL + ARROW + BOAT – ROW BOAT = DOLLAR
FOWL – OWL + ORANGE – RANGE + URCHIN – CHIN = FOUR