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Connect the dots x Crosswords

The answer is I may have got some of them wrong especially Y1 because I've found a connection with the number However "The goal of the solver is to guess what the connected dots represent."...
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The 50 game between two players, selecting numbers between 1 and 10 inclusive + variations

Question 1: The status of a game can be encoded as a pair A-B, where B is the sum including the last number said, and A is the sum excluding it. Question 2:
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Ernie and the Kzijekistanian Coup

This is the worst case of Gerrymandering I've ever seen.
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Where is the large cook promotion?

This magic square has a lot of solutions (maybe someone with better programming skills than me could even calculate how many). However... Now
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April Fools Origami Update

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Fix the addition so that the sum is 1,111

First note that $111+333+555+777+999 = 2775 = 1111+1664$ So we have 2 ways to find a solution find $n$ numbers to make $1664$ find $m=15-n$ numbers to make $1111$ The "easiest" manual ...
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Fix the addition so that the sum is 1,111

First let's see what the surplus is: Now let's see how we can distribute that surplus over the 3 columns: Those column sums can be made in several ways: Counting how many digits are used gives: So ...
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Fix the addition so that the sum is 1,111

Solution for n=5:
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