GAMEBOOMERS provides you with all the latest PC adventure computer games information, forum, walkthroughs, reviews and news.
GB Reviews Latest & Upcoming Adventure Games GB Annual Game Lists GB Interviews

BAAGS

GB @ acebook

GB @ witter

About Us
Walkthroughs free games galore Independent Games World of Adventure Patches Game Publishers & Developers GameBoomers Store
Big Fish Games Homepage    
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#843770 - 10/21/12 09:53 AM In Galilieo's Day (with 16th Century hints)
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
The inventions, improvements, creations and ever changing scientific instruments of Galileo's 16th and 17th century era sparked a keen interest in 'discovery' that continues to spark advances in technology today. The vowels have been left in place...your challenge is to use the correct consonants to rebuild these scientific instruments from Galileo's Day

Starting Letter Pile:

B B B B C C C C C C
D D D F G G G H H J
L L L L L L L L L L
L L L L L L M M M M
M M N N N N N N P P
P P P P P P R R R R
R R R R R R R R R
R R R R S S S S S
S S S S S S S T T
T T T T T T T V V

sherlock

Remaining Letter Pile:

= 1. A---O-A-E
= 2. -A-O-E-E-
= 3. -O--A--
= 4. -E-E--IA- --O-E
= 5. -O-I-A-E
An instrument used for determining the positions of the satellites that surround the planet Jupiter think
= 6. -U--E-- -E-E-
An instrument for military (and civil) use that measures the inclinations of planes think
= 7. O--A--
= 8. O--E-Y
= 9. --O-O--IO-A- -O--A--
= 10. -Y-O-E-E-
= 11. -O--I-- -U-E
= 12. --I-E -U-E
= 13. A--I--A-Y ---E-E
= 14. -U--IA-
= 15. -E-E--O-E
= 16. --E--O--O-E

penguin


Edited by soot (10/30/12 11:10 PM)
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#843772 - 10/21/12 10:01 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
manxman Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 07/23/02
Posts: 15738
Loc: Unionville
15. telescope
_________________________
Sometimes lost is where you need to be. Just because you don't know your direction doesn't mean you don't have one.

Top
#843773 - 10/21/12 10:02 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
Haroula Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 06/02/10
Posts: 8105
Loc: Greece
16.Thermoscope wave


Edited by Haroula (10/21/12 10:04 AM)
_________________________
Dear Math, please grow up and solve your own problems, I'm tired of solving them for you.



Top
#843776 - 10/21/12 10:06 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
Nice start ManXman and Haroula wave
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#843782 - 10/21/12 10:28 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
curly Offline
Sonic Boomer

Registered: 07/06/03
Posts: 28757
Loc: Ottawa Ontario Canada
2. barometer
_________________________
Life is like a box of chocolates; you never know when you'll find a nut!

Top
#843785 - 10/21/12 10:52 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
DoreenS Offline
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 06/29/01
Posts: 15124
Loc: Hudson Valley, NY
3. compass smile
_________________________

Doreen

Top
#843795 - 10/21/12 11:34 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
Urban Worrier Offline

Adept Boomer

Registered: 11/16/04
Posts: 14529
Loc: Bucks, England
1. Astrolabe smile
_________________________
Me and Mrs Worrier go everywhere together. That way I don't have to kiss her goodbye.

Top
#843939 - 10/22/12 07:45 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
manxman Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 07/23/02
Posts: 15738
Loc: Unionville
12. slide rule wave
_________________________
Sometimes lost is where you need to be. Just because you don't know your direction doesn't mean you don't have one.

Top
#843968 - 10/22/12 11:31 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
CanukDenis Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 11/26/00
Posts: 15391
Loc: Ottawa Ontario Canada
4: celestial globe

Could there be a typo in #5?
_________________________
We're all here because we're not all there !

Top
#844043 - 10/22/12 07:10 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
Ah, I see we have students of the ancients wink

thumbsup everyone!

wave
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#844096 - 10/22/12 10:42 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
CCbomber Offline
Addicted Boomer

Registered: 01/16/03
Posts: 3401
Loc: Mojave desert, California
10. pyrometer smile

Top
#844275 - 10/23/12 09:01 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
manxman Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 07/23/02
Posts: 15738
Loc: Unionville
14. sundial
_________________________
Sometimes lost is where you need to be. Just because you don't know your direction doesn't mean you don't have one.

Top
#844284 - 10/23/12 09:21 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
CanukDenis Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 11/26/00
Posts: 15391
Loc: Ottawa Ontario Canada
9: proportional compass
_________________________
We're all here because we're not all there !

Top
#844374 - 10/24/12 08:52 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
Three more good ones thumbsup

wave
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#844400 - 10/24/12 10:21 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
CanukDenis Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 11/26/00
Posts: 15391
Loc: Ottawa Ontario Canada
armillary (or ancillary) sphere
I'll guess at anCillary due to one "C" left!

http://store.tidbitstrinkets.com/blog/?tag=armillary-sphere
_________________________
We're all here because we're not all there !

Top
#844502 - 10/24/12 07:46 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
I'll take your armillary sphere as you'll have better luck with it yes

wave
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#844514 - 10/24/12 08:53 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
manxman Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 07/23/02
Posts: 15738
Loc: Unionville
7. octant
_________________________
Sometimes lost is where you need to be. Just because you don't know your direction doesn't mean you don't have one.

Top
#844559 - 10/25/12 05:46 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
CanukDenis Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 11/26/00
Posts: 15391
Loc: Ottawa Ontario Canada
8: orrery
11: folding rule
_________________________
We're all here because we're not all there !

Top
#844587 - 10/25/12 08:48 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
well done ManXman and Denis praise

wave
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#845538 - 10/28/12 10:23 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
CanukDenis Online   content
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 11/26/00
Posts: 15391
Loc: Ottawa Ontario Canada
6. -U--E-- -E-E-
Gublers level ?

If so, then can't find any 8letter word with j,n,n,v
fitting in -o-i-a-e for #5; Halloween trick?!
_________________________
We're all here because we're not all there !

Top
#845551 - 10/29/12 12:11 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
No trick or treat Denis .. #6 is a level so you are half way there

smile
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
#845828 - 10/30/12 11:25 AM Re: In Galilieo's Day (with 16th Century hints) [Re: soot]
Haroula Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 06/02/10
Posts: 8105
Loc: Greece
5.Jovilabe wave
6.Gunners Lever


Edited by Haroula (10/30/12 11:28 AM)
_________________________
Dear Math, please grow up and solve your own problems, I'm tired of solving them for you.



Top
#845948 - 10/30/12 11:10 PM Re: In Galilieo's Day (with 16th Century hints) [Re: soot]
soot Offline
Puzzled Moderator
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 04/16/05
Posts: 21506
Loc: Usually up an Alabama Tree
Well done Haroula bravo

wave
_________________________
To learn, read...To know, write...To master, teach...To live, play games

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Moderator:  Pandora, soot, Urban Worrier 

Who's Online
Key: Admin Global Mod Mod Staff  )
6 registered (gymcandy1, cailyn, Marian, manxman, CanukDenis, dianne), 69 Guests and 12 Spiders online.
Newest Members
Elentgirl, tiathyme, Mr_Underhill, Lani, Rachissa
8581 Registered Users