31. Can you complete the word below by filling in the missing letters?

_ P _ _ E _ I O
_ O _ _

EPIDEMIOLOGY is one word that fits, maybe you found a different one.

32. The names of 2 US cities are hidden in the sentence below. Can you find
them? The letters are in consecutive order.

There was a scandal, lasting for months, about Roy and his politics.

33. You show up for Monday's class and find that it's been postponed. It will be
held three days after the day before the day after tomorrow. What day should you show up?

34. In a contest to guess the number of balloons in a bunch, Alice guessed 31, Betty
guessed 29, Carol guessed 23, Denise guessed 25, and Edith guessed 27. Two were wrong by 2, and two were wrong by 4. The other was correct. How
many balloons were there and who guessed right?

Edith guessed correctly that there were 27 balloons.

35. What 3 words, formed from different arrangements of the same 6 letters, will complete
the sentence below?

"This park is not open to the public," the
______________ ______________ the trespasser, "so you'll be liable to
a fine if you continue to _______________ around here."

36. What 3-digit number (including a decimal point) will give you the same answer whether
you subtract 5 or divide by 5?

37. There are 6 letter words in the English language that do not contain the letters A, E,
I, O, or U. Can you name any of them?

Rhythm and Syzygy are 2 of them.

38. The combined ages of Peggy and her mother total 26. Peggy's mother is exactly
25 years older than Peggy. How old is Peggy?

Peggy is 6 months old; her mother is 25 and 1/2 years old.

39. The word REIS has three useful anagrams. Can you find all three?

40. At my favorite fruit stand in Puzzleland, an orange costs 18¢, a pineapple costs
27¢, and a grape costs 15¢. Using the same logic, can you tell how much a mango would cost?

A mango costs 15¢. The logic is 3¢ per letter.

41. Which is more, the number of seconds in 100 hours or the number of inches in 100 yards?

Seconds in 100 hours, by a wide margin. 360,000 seconds as compared to 3600 inches.

42. What 2 numbers will give you an answer of 36 when the smaller is subtracted
from the larger and an answer of 1,440 when one is multiplied by the other?

43. Add a "J" to each group of 4 letters, then rearrange the 5 letters
in each group to form a 5 letter word.

CETE

WADE

INTO

44. If 6 puzzle solvers can solve 12 puzzles in 12 minutes, how long should it take a
single puzzle solver to solve 60 puzzles?

45. If OLLIE amounts to 31,770 and ELSIE is worth just 197 less, what value
should you place on LESLIE?

317,537. The names result from entering the numbers on an electronic calculator and then reading them upside down.