Solutions to the Thanksgiving Week Challenges
December 2, 2013By Patti Harrell of Vardaman High School
Cryptogram: No persons are more frequently wrong than those who will not admit they are wrong.
- Francois de la Rochefoucauld
Logic Puzzle: Austin has a Lab named Daisy.
Aaron has a spaniel named Phydeaux.
Dillan has a Basset named Astro.
Mack has a Collie named Rover.
Theo has a Pit Bull named Dixie.
Cryptogram: Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
- Soren Kierkegaard
Logic Puzzle: Francisca is reading in row 1.
Kaylee is working a puzzle in row 2.
Brianna is sleeping in row 4.
Marco is texting in row 5.
Cody is writing in row 3.
Cryptogram: Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path
and leave a trail. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Logic Puzzle: Kaytlynn had chicken and carrots.
Jenna had lamb and squash.
Stacia had steak and corn.
Whittney had ham and peas.
Carla had pork and spinach.
Cryptogram: There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a
miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. - Albert Einstein
Logic Puzzle: Cheyanne practices basketball on Thursday.
Jocelyn practices soccer on Tuesday.
Danielle practices softball on Wednesday.
Ryan practices golf on Monday.
Adam practices football on Friday.
Cryptogram: Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened. - Dr. Seuss
Logic Puzzle: In the library, Tamara was killed with intercom wire.
In the teacher's lounge, Carleigh was killed with Bob the skeleton.
In the gym, Deidre was killed with a calculator.
In the student parking lot, Pooh was killed with a backpack.
In the cafeteria, Summer was killed with Mrs. Duncan's gradebook.
The Breaking Boppers, Donta and Ashley, danced third.
Controlled Chaos, Faustino and Kristen, danced second.
The Dancing Duo, Shavon and Abby, danced fourth.
The Exceptional Energetics, Marc and Asha, danced first.