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I would expect the answer to be Because


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This must have been quite a fun puzzle to create! The connection between these roles is: Like so: Pleasingly:


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A Spaceman Word™ The listed examples include


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The next flag in the sequence is: Why? For starters, note that the other flags belong to: Next: These derived numbers are: For the next term in the sequence, we are therefore looking for:


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I think that each person represents a And the movies involve Daniel: Interstellar, Top Gun, True Grit Deanna: The Fast and the Furious, Life of Pi, The Wizard of Oz Louise: Babe, Excalibur, Legion Michelle: The Grey, How to Train Your Dragon, The Parent Trap Neal: Cast Away, Gulliver's Travels, Romeo Must Die Piper: Flashdance, Madagascar, The ...


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Ok, so a ben number is a number that when split like a clock number, and put on a clock, make an acute angle (< 90º) Proof: 17 -> 01:07 -> 12º 20 -> 02:00 -> 60º 24 -> 02:04 -> 36º 49 -> 04:09 -> 66º 121 -> 01:21 -> 66º 158 -> 01:58 -> 42º 538 -> 05:38 -> 78º 830 -> 08:30 -> 60º 1059 -> 10:59 -> 54º 1144 -> 11:44 -> 66º ...


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The first part: The second part, the best I could come up with:


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A commutative word is a word in which When converted A1Z26, the multiplication of the first two numbers equals the sum of the rest Proof: DAD -> 4 1 4 -> 4*1 = 4 BIND -> 2 9 14 4 -> 2*9 = 14+4 (=18) AXES -> 1 24 5 19 -> 1*24 = 5+19 (=24) COVER -> 3 15 22 5 18 -> 3*15 = 22+5+18 (=45) CHINA -> 3 8 9 14 1 -> 3*8 = 9+14+1 (=24) ...


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Because


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Title Upper half (blue) Lower half (red) Rebus: First red square Second red square Fourth red Square Fifth red Square (Solved by JS1) Now back to the third square: (Solved by Stiv) Conclusion (thx to M Oehm & Stiv)


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Encoding numbers are obtained as follows Specific Examples Hint 1 Hint 2


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Note that Note that So then the answer ought to be


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I think the answer should be Reasoning


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I think the answer is


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Partial I believe the phrases clue $ \mathfrak{\text{rosin control}} $ $ \mathfrak{\text{escape talk}} $ $ \mathfrak{\text{spray heart}} $ $ \mathfrak{\text{smallest direction}} $ $ \mathfrak{\text{unpleasant garbage}} $ Then, perhaps we


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I think the answer is My reasoning


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The Correct Answer was Explanation However, I think this is a very poor answer. Were I the setter of the question, I would treat the + as an unknown operator. A more reasonable answer than the "correct one" would be: Try Explanation: Tens digit Units digit


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I would say that the Because,


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I came to the same conclusion as the others through a different method maybe, sorry if this is exactly what someone else said or I use some funky syntax: I noted that Therefore: The answer should be: I feel like I probably didn't do a great job of explaining this and if that's the case, apologies but I'm new to this community and I'm not very familiar ...


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Here's an attempt to tie this up... As already established, the clues here refer to: rosin control escape talk current bond (formerly 'spray heart') smallest direction unpleasant garbage (or 'strict code' in hints) Taking the 'unshared' letters from each pair suggests a solution of:


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I think they are:


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Is your friend part Japanese? Because it appears that Some places where he does this (there may be some I missed): Thus, I believe the key that opens your friend’s condo is


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The pattern is: The next 7 numbers are:


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because: Then:


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Also:


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The first thing I saw was: The second thing I saw:


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My late contribution:


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