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Bugs and Cubs (Posted on 2007-05-29) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Twenty creatures have been encoded according to the following rules.

u = a e i o u
b = b d f h k l t
c = c m n r s v w x z
g = g j p q y,

So, for example cucub would represent camel and buuc would represent lion.

Can you solve these? (If you find more than one answer, please let me know!)

bucgucuu
ubugbucb
ubugu
gucubbu
cbucucucuc
ccubu
ucbubugu
cubcu
cubbubuucb
ubbuc
ccucububu
bucucb
buggugubucuc
cuucu
uucbcucb
buccu
gucgubuc
ubbugubuc
buguc
buucuc

See The Solution Submitted by Josie Faulkner    
Rating: 4.5000 (2 votes)

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re(2): solution (computer aided) | Comment 4 of 12 |
(In reply to re: solution (computer aided) by Charlie)

BTW, a cucub could be a canid (dog, wolf, etc.), civet, coral, or morel (if you count fungi), in addition to camel.

A buuc could be a bear, boar, deer or loon, in addition to lion.

 


  Posted by Charlie on 2007-05-29 14:43:49
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