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Fun Stuff
Crossword Puzzle
Across
1. Entrust
5. Small thin biscuit
8. Dissonance
9. Projecting upper
floor
10. The sheltered
side
12. Unvarnished
13. Scheme
15. Become visible
18. Flowed back
19. Athlete
21. Hinged window
blind
22. Slight push
23. Two or more con-
testing groups
24. Striking
Sudoku Rules: The rules of the game are simple. Fill in
all the squares in the grid so that each row, column and
each of the 3x3 squares contains all the digits from 1 to
9 without repeats or omissions.
2016 April/May
Pg 20 - The Sunshine Express
Riddle Me
1 - What goes up when rain comes down?
2 - What is so delicate that saying its
name breaks it?
3 - How do you make the number one
disappear?
Four passengers in a small plane. The pilot, a priest, a boy
scout and a man claiming to be the smartest man in the
world.
Suddenly, an explosion! The pilot frantically announces,
¡°The plane is going to crash. Grab a parachute and jump!¡±
The smartest man in the world rushes forward, pushes the
others aside exclaiming, ¡°The world needs my knowledge!¡±
He grabs a parachute and jumps off the plane.
The pilot somberly says, ¡°Unfortunately, it appears there
are only two parachutes left and as the captain I insist that
you two use them.¡±
The priest replies, ¡°The world doesn¡¯t need me, I am just
an old priest. You two use them.¡±
Then the boy scout confidently says, ¡°No worries, there are
still three parachutes left.¡±
¡°What?¡± cried out the pilot and the priest in unison, ¡°How?
To which the boy scout responded, ¡°The smartest man in
the world took my backpack.¡±
Can you color the drawing at right to match the
Columbines picture below? How about choosing
your own colors and making a unique masterpiece?
Whatever you decide, have FUN!!
Color Me
Sudoku
Cryptogram
Commonyms
Two Turkeys: ¡®Worries¡¯
Last Laugh
A man was out driving his truck. His lights
were not on. The moon was not out. Up
ahead, a woman was crossing the street.
How did he see her?
Can you find a person in the
words below?
SMART IS TENUOUS
Time for a break and some fun!
(Solutions/Answers are on page 19)
Can you find a task in the
words below?
TAP LOWER
Down
1. Tapers
2. Inexperienced
3. Frozen water
4. Personify
5. Decorative
covering
6. Photographic film
7. Synthetic silklike
fabric
11. Short accounts of
incidents
14. Quashed
16. Private place
with peace and quiet
17. Marine mammal
18. Alleviates
20. Emblem
22. Nothing
¡°Let no feeling of discouragement
prey upon you, and in the end
you are sure to succeed.¡±
- Abraham Lincoln
¡°I¡¯ve noticed that worrying
is like praying for what you
don¡¯t want to happen.¡±
- Robert Downey, Jr.
Tease Me
Find Me
A commonym is group of words that have a common
trait. For example: the words: A Wave - A Smile
- A Hug... They¡¯re all contagious. Can you solve
these commonyms?:
1- Night - Porch - Sun
2- Bent - Rye - Blue
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
1 12 17 17 26 7 25 17 6 25 15
_
P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
6 20 12 21 15 16 19 9 13 23 2 19
- _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
- 16 19 21 17 26 1 23 17 2
_ _ _ _ _ _
16 6 5 16 19 25