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## Question 1

## Mr and Mrs Tucker HAVE 4 Girls. EACH Girl HAS ONE BROTHER. HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE THERE IN THE FAMILY? ANswer: 7

## Question 2

## what is the next number in the below sequence? 3, 3, 5, 4, 4, 3, _

## ANswer: Each number represents how many letters are in the spelled out version of the numbers 1,2,3,4,5,6. The number 7 is next in the sequence so the answer is 5

## Question 3

## How many squares are in the picture below? ANswer: 27 Video explanation

## Edit: Would have also accepted 28 as the source of this question missed a square 😆

## Question 4

## Crack the code? ANswer: 163

## Question 5

## ANswer: looking closely at the phrase there are certain letters which are shaded a slightly different colour. these are a series of dashes and dots which make up a morse code sequence. once you have deciphered the morse code you will have worked out that the phrase you have is 'nacl'.

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## You would have to recognise that this is actually a chemical equation (NA being the chemical symbol for sodium and cL being the chemical symbol for chloride). Combined you have sodium chloride

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## sodium chloride is more commonly known as salt which is the answer to this question