Bits n' Bytes

Posted by: soot

Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 11:11 AM

Each of the clues below contain the bits and bytes to recreate the different peices and play of an age old game…see if you can reassemble this game and become a grand master. wink

Example: A clue for a dog breed could be: one fourth of a jungle king + two sixths of overseas think
(Lion) + (ABroad) = L + AB = LAB

PS…a question mark after a clue indicates wordplay or trickery is afoot whistle

sherlock

= 1. Two fourths of Italy's captial and all two of an approval
= 2. Three fourths of purl and three fifths of day's opposite
= 3. Three fifths of America's wisent and all three of a kangaroo's gait
= 4. Two thirds of a young goat and two fifths of flashy jewelry
= 5. Three fifths of a waiting line and two sixths of a guard watch
= 6. Two fourths of a book part and two thirds of possess
= 7. Three fifths of a sturdy box and two fourths of a key device?
= 8. All five of a bank draft and all four of a ship's officer
= 9. All four of a broken bone mender and four sevenths of a room's top
= 10. Four sixths of the spine base bone and five sevenths of a building

penguin

PS .. made some edits from original post
Posted by: Jema

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 11:26 AM

1. ROme + OK = rook grin
Posted by: curly

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 11:36 AM

4. kid and bling = ki + ng = king
Posted by: soot

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 01:22 PM

Hey hey Jema and Curly .. both of you are out of the chute flawlessly thumbsup

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Posted by: curly

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 01:36 PM

2. knit and night = kni + ght = knight.
Posted by: soot

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 01:37 PM

Hey hey Curly ... right on!! wave

Happy Sunday to you smile
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 01:39 PM

3. Bishop (BISon + HOP) wave thumbsup

Bernie happydance
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 02:27 PM

8.Check+mate=Checkmate wave
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 03:22 PM

9. CAST + ceiLING = castling wave
Posted by: manxman

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/28/13 03:50 PM

10. SACRum+edIFICE= sacrifice
Posted by: soot

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/29/13 08:59 AM

woot Great solves everyone wave
Posted by: GBC

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/29/13 08:59 AM

6. PAge + oWN= pawn
Posted by: Cue

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/29/13 10:53 AM

5. QUEue + sENtry = queen wave
Posted by: manxman

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/29/13 11:37 AM

7. CHEst+loCK= check
Posted by: soot

Re: Bits n' Bytes - 04/29/13 09:56 PM

Three more eggscellant moves and I can declare a checkmate on this puzzle! thumbsup

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