© Juliet & Charles Snape 2011
Volume 17
CIRCA 49: Solutions

Front cover/Fish and bowls
There are 16 fish and 5 bowls.
There are 16 fish
in the cover image, 5 fish are in
plain view and further 11 hidden fish are ringed.


 

 

 

 

 

 








Pages 2 and 3/One, two and... many
No answers required.


Pages 4 and5/Visiting stones

Here are routes for passing 1 to 20 stones. Variations are possible.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Alice: Out for lunch (back page)


There are 33 cakes altogether. 5 cakes with silver balls, 12 with cherries, 7 with green jelly diamonds and 9 choc chip.

Page 14 and 15/Are you puzzled?

1. Puzzling pots

The single pot is high-lighted.

Page 10 and 11/Know your place
The secret word is: beaker


For information: The Beaker culture has been used as the backgound for this issue of Circa. Beaker culture entered Britain from mainland Europe during the Bronze Age. The Beaker or Bell Beaker folk are so called after their distinctive bell-shaped pottery drinking vessel.


Page 12 and 13/Number triangles
Here are some of the lines that can be made (different orders of the numbers at the vertices may also work):

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stones
stones
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stones
stones
stoo
soot
sdg
sdr
sff
mine
mine
mine

Pages 6 and 7/Here did 'nothing' come from?

The secret words: nought

 

Pages 8 and 9/Make the numbers

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2. Number mystery

 

mine

3. Village digits

There are 24 people visible. Each has 20 digits.
24 x 20 = 480.


4. Baskets, bones and bowls

There are most of the bowls
(16 bowls, 15 bones and 11 baskets).

 

5. Five differences

1. Fish missing, 2. Boy missing, 3. Different colour tunic
4. Missing tool, 5. Missing bowl.

 

 

mine

6. Gone fishing

Harb caught the fish, Gan got the weeds and Kerle got the stone. Harb got home first, Kerle second and Gan third. Kerle is the youngest (20 years old), Harb is 25 years old and Gan is 30 years old.