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The Way I See it

July 30, 2017
By John Sheda , Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Herald


Ok, every now and then, I have to see just how smart the Tama News Herald readers really are. Following are seven questions. Answers will appear next week. Can you get at least five of them right? "Googling" is NOT an option. Har, Har, Har. Ok, here goes...

1. What is so unique about the phrase, "NEVER ODD OR EVEN?"

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2. In this sequence of numbers, 1,2,4,7,11, ___, 22, what is between 11 & 22?

3.You went to Sheda's Grocery Store, (years ago by the way), and bought 4 apples and 3 oranges for ninety cents. You returned the next day and bought 3 apples and 4 oranges for 85 cents. How much was each apple and each orange?

4. Using all the letters one time each, can you make three words out of these letters, REIAMN ?

5. Counting from 1 to 100, just how many 7's will you encounter along the way? Don't go too fast.

6. What number is one more that 1/2 of 1/4 of 1/10 of 4000?

7. There may be more, but what is one word you can make from the following letters, HCPRAATEU?

8. There is one sport where neither the participant or the spectator know the score until the end?

9. There are seven ways a baseball player can legally reach first base without getting a hit. How many can you name????

10. Where are the LAKES that are referred to in the team, "Los Angeles Lakers?"

Remember, the answers are coming at ya next week. No googling! Get the family together and see how many you can get right. Top prize is a "ALL NO-EXPENSE PAID TRIP TO THE WORLD SERIES THIS YEAR." Good luck................let me know your answers at or call me at 319.327.4640.



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