Beach Day by Rodger Bliss
July 2024

My Goal is to Save $12

My Goal is to Save $12

My goal is to save $12.

If I save $1 a month then it will take me 12 months to save $12.

If I save $2 a month then it will take me 6 months to save $12.

If I saved $1.50 each month, how many months would it take me to save $12?


The Boots

The Boots

At a store, Julie got new boots. They were on sale for $33 yet Julie got them for free. They weren’t on sale and the owner of the store wasn’t her grandma, granddaughter, grandpa, grandson, mom, daughter, sister, dad, brother, son, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, or cousin.

How did she get these?

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Solve Me!!

Solve Me!!

You have 4 quarters. You went to the store and bought 2 apples for 35 cents each.

How much change do you get back?

Thank you JT for your submission!

A Valuable Question

A Valuable Question

What has a head and a tail but no body?

Thank you Weezee for your submission!

I am the Copper of Abe

I am the copper of Abe

I am the copper of Abe, in a pocket I rest, Dropped on the ground put to the test.

What am I?

Thank you Shelley for your submission!

Toss a Coin Ten Times

Toss a Coin Ten Times

If you toss a coin ten times and it lands heads up every time, what are the chances it will land heads up if you toss it again?

Small Iron Coin Dated 154 B.C.

A man finds a small iron coin dated 154 B.C.

What’s it worth?

Another Dark Room

There are 100 coins scattered in a dark room. 90 have heads facing up and 10 are facing tails up. You cannot tell which coins are which.

How do you sort the coins into two piles that contain the same number of tails up coins?

$100 For Free

Someone posts that they are giving away a free $100 to whoever shows them they deserves it. One person posts (the post receives 1 point):

Don’t give it to me, other people deserve it more.

The next person posts (the person also receives 1 point):

If you give me the money I’ll spend it […]

George Washington Quote of the Day

What did George Washington say when he saw his face minted onto a quarter?