# Tag Archives: geekdad puzzle of the week

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Time for Reflection

Just how much of the time is time reflected differently? What are the odds that a reflected time is a different, real time? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week — Random Word Search

How many words can you find in this randomly generated grid of letters? What is the longest word you can find? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week — Eggsact Decartoning

Can you determine the best order to decarton eggs, without unnecessarily unbalancing the carton? Read More

Are you able to unscramble the recently announced Academy Award nominees? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week — Sleeping Bag Conundrum

How many different configurations of scouts could sleep on the giant chessboard overnight at the museum? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week — Making Up 2015

Can you solve this crossword puzzle with words that sum to 5, 13, 31, or a product of each? Happy 2015!!! Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Regular Palindrome Numbers

How many regular numbers under 10^8 are also palindromes in at least one base from 2 to 10? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Friend Diagrams

Given four 50/50 criteria, which of the sixteen pockets created includes just two of my friends? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Chainsaw Sandwich

Can you find the set of 12 letters that produces the most 8-letter words? If so, a fabulous prize could be yours! Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Modulo Fibonacci

Mow many Fibonacci numbers have their position identified by the sum of their last few digits? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Base 2 Number Find

Can you find the eight 85s and the eight 170s in this binary number search? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Sharing the Name Game

Can you find-find-bo-bind root words that generate English words when run through The Name Game? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Word Chainz

Can you find the word chain that gets you from ALCHEMIST to MATERIAL? The twist — each step has to repeat the last *four* letters of the previous? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Counting Ones

Can you for one find any runs of counted ones under ten million greater than the numbers counted? Read More

Can you unravel these palindrome and anadrome clues to solve this week’s GeekDad Puzzle of the Week? Maybe, but Most Likely Not. Read More

Did you find the the Most Unexceptional way for the ladybug to traverse a fallen box? Read More

What is the best way for a ladybug to traverse a fallen box? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Solution – Disemvoweled Classics

Were you able to reconstitute these classic books and their authors? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Solution – Letter Dice

Were you able determine how many valid words can be “rolled” by these letter-labeled dice? Is the fabulous prize yours? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Letter Dice

Can you determine how many valid words can be “rolled” by these letter-labeled dice? If so, \$50 from ThinkGeek may soon be coming your way! Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Solution – Face Card Grid

Were you able to place the 16 face cards from a standard deck in a 4×4 grid so that each row, column, and diagonal contain exactly one of each suit and rank?

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Face Card Grid

Can you place the 16 face cards from a standard deck in a 4×4 grid so that each row, column, and diagonal contain exactly one of each suit and rank? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Jungle River Crossing

Can my family and I make the river crossing, given our respective masses and the canoe’s weight limit? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Solution – Twelve Pixel Profiles

How many heroes could you identify from their 12-pixel color profiles? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Twelve Pixel Profiles

Can you identify each hero from their 12-pixel color profile? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Lychrel Sequences

What are the longest runs and sequences of steps required to “disprove” consecutive Lychrel number candidates? Are there many repeated palindromes made? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Solution – Easter Anniversary Dates

Were you able to determine how many times my Anniversary was on Easter or just after a Friday the 13th? Is the \$50 ThinkGeek gift certificate in your name? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Easter Anniversary Dates

Just how many times has my wedding anniversary fallen on Easter Sunday or immediately after a Friday the 13th? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Excessive Sums

How many positive integers less than 1,000,000 cannot be written as the sum of exactly two Excessive Numbers? Read More

### GeekDad Puzzle of the Week – Eight Queens

How distinct ways can 8 queens be put on a chessboard without any being able to take another? Can it even be done? Will the \$50 ThinkGeek gift certificate be yours? Read More