I love riddles. I love hidden messages. I especially love solving things that claim it must mean I’m terribly smart! These 3 tasks include all three of those things, but I gotta say – they’re tough! If you can solve one of them on the first try, I’d say you’re doing pretty well.

So get going!

#1. The Encrypted Note

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Detective Robertson uses his key code to enter an apartment where Detective Love, his assistant, has hidden secret documentation. He also left an encrypted note with the exact location of the documentation:


Detective Robertson was able to use his experience and learned strategies to decipher the note and uncover the documentation. Can you find them, too?

#2. Mario’s Telegram

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While on a business trip abroad, Mario asks the hotel receptionist to help him send a telegram to his son and to make sure that it arrives exactly on February 23. The receptionist agrees, but tells him that he can only use the following words: fiasco, nephew, carrot, rabbit, sonata, spring, tailor, bureau, corona, legacy, soften, travel, object, happen, bikini.

Mario sends the following telegram: Carrot Fiasco Nephew Spring Rabbit Sonata Tailor Bureau Legacy Corona Travel Bikini Object Happen Soften

#3. Find the Killer

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A man was stabbed in his abdomen while in his office. Before he died, the victim managed to pull out the knife, stick it in a calendar, and write the numbers 6, 4, 9, 10, 11 with his blood. The police have five suspects – Sophie, Jason, Nick, Julie, and Paul.

Who did it?

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