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Journal Chacham's Journal: Puzzle: Finish the sequences (2) 6

Here's some sequences to finish. Three might not be known to all. I don't expect anyone to get four and five, though if anyone gets one of them, the other shouldn't be too hard. Get either, and i'll be impressed.

  1. roygbi
  2. abgdezeti
  3. gelndjjrskcen
  4. tccredsdqmcffstsnmmdtrrgnnmmmna
  5. iigistueibnpaexcumdhpxttllr
  6. poiuytrewqlkjhgfd

UPDATE: Answers in next JE here.


Last week had this JE with sequences puzzles. bettiwettiwoo got them all correct here.

Here's what they were.

  1. ottffssen - Numbers: One Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight Nine. Answer: Ten.
  2. smtwtf - Days of the week: Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday. Answer: Saturday
  3. jfmamjjason - Months: January February March April May June July August September October November. Answer: December
  4. pltqphho - Geometric shapes by point: Point Line Triangle Quadrilateral Pentagon Hexagon Heptagon Octogon. Answer: Nonagon
  5. othtmbtqqsson - Places on the decimal system. One Ten Hundred Thousand Million Billion Trillion Quadrillion Quintillion Sextillion Septillion Octillion Nonillion. Answer: Decillion.
  6. kmgtpez - SI Units: Kilo Mega Giga Terra Peta Exa Zeta. Answer: Yota (Update added Deka Hecto)
  7. whtqfs - Fractions: Whole Half Third Quarter Fifth Sixth. Answer: Seventh.
  8. pndqh - Coins: Penny Nickel Dime Quarter Half-Dollar. Answer: Dollar.
  9. ttocpqgf - Liquid measure: Teaspoon Tablespoon Ounce Cup Pint Quart Gallon Firkin. Answer: Hogshead. (Update made it: Drop Dash Teaspoon Tablespoon Ounce Jigger Gill Cup Pint Fifth Quart Gallon Firkin.)
  10. aybabt - Sillyness: All Your Base Are Belong To. Answer: Us.

UPDATE: 9 can also be ddttojgcpfqgf
UPDATE: 6 should read dhkmgtpez (dh at the beginning)

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Puzzle: Finish the sequences (2)

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  • by daoine ( 123140 ) *
    Grr...see I knew what that was the FIRST time. I'd never found anything about a hogshead though. I was guessing ip (Imerpial Gallon) k(keg) and pk (pony keg!)
  • 1) v
    2) k
    3) t|e Seems like this one you should have stopped maybe two or three characters previous so there would have been less confusion.

    I'll have to keep thinking though for now...

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