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Crossword Oct / Nov 2020

Across

6 & 7 US chat show host and film star (5,7)
9 Heavy plant-eating mammal (8)
10 Plant with showy flowers and sword-shaped leaves (4)
11 Church tower (7)
13 Large oval tropical fruit (5)
15 Banishment (5)
17 Luxury British car manufacturer behind the Continental (7)
20 Minor chess piece (4)
21 Vegetable related to the cauliflower (8)
23 & 24 Classic three-wheeler first manufactured in 1973 (7,5)

Down

1 German car manufacturer known for the Kadett and the Commodore (4)
2 Bird with striking black-and-white plumage (6)
3 Ski run of compacted snow (5)
4 Continent located south of Europe (6)
5 Baked dish of sugar and egg whites (8)
8 Short moral tale, usually with animals as characters (5)
12 Country or area where income is levied at a low level (3,5)
14 County in the UK with separated mainland coastlines (5)
16 High-protein pulse (6)
18 Wealthy powerful person in business (6)
19 Heavy black wood (5)
22 Den of a wild animal (4)

 

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Across: 6 & 7 Oprah Winfrey, 9 Elephant, 10 Iris, 11 Steeple, 13 Mango, 15 Exile, 17 Bentley, 20 Pawn, 21 Broccoli, 23 & 24 Reliant Robin.
Down: 1 Opel, 2 Magpie, 3 Piste, 4 Africa, 5 Meringue, 8 Fable, 12 Tax haven, 14 Devon, 16 Lentil, 18 Tycoon, 19 Ebony, 22 Lair.

Sudoku solution

Sudoku Nov / Dec 20

Word Wheel

How many words can you make using the letters in the word wheel?

How many words can you make using the letters in the word wheel? Words must be four letters or more, each word must contain the central letter R. Plurals and proper nouns are not allowed. There is at least one nine-letter word.

Word wheel Nov / Dec 20

Solutions

Good Score: 14+
Excellent: 22+

9 letter words: Spiritual

Other words that can be found:
Airt, aril, astir, atrip, aurist, iris, lair, lairs, lari, liar, lira, pair, part, parulis, pituri, prat, pulsar, purist, purl, rail, rapist, rapt, rasp, rial, ritual, rust, sari, sitar, slur, slurp, spar, spiral, spirit, spirula, sprat, sprit, spur, spurt, stair, star, stir, strap, stria, strip, supra, sura, sural, sutra, tapir, tarp, trail, trap, trial, trip, tsar , turps, ultra.

Codeword solution

Codeword Nov - Dec 20

Picture Quiz

Cambodia Angkor Wat

1 Here is a photo of Angkor Wat, which means City of Temples. Although it gradually transformed into a Buddhist temple, it was originally built for which religion?

a) Hinduism
b) Islam
c) Jainism
d) Shintoism

2 The monument was constructed by the Khmer King Suryavarman II as his state temple and future mausoleum in which century?

a) 3rd
b) 9th
c) 12th
d) 15th

3. The temple complex has become the prime tourist attraction, main national symbol and even appears on the flag of which country?

a) Cambodia
b) Malaysia
c) Thailand
d) Vietnam

4. Angkor Wat is the largest religious monument in the world, built inside a moat that is over 5 km (3 miles) long. Approximately how big is the site on which it is built?

a) 62 hectares (152 acres)
b) 102 hectares (232 acres)
c) 122 hectares (302 acres)
d) 162 hectares (402 acres)

Answers:

1a Hinduism, 2c 12th, 3a Cambodia, 4d 162 hectares.

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