#### Mensa Quiz

The following questions are provided by the folks at American Mensa, the High IQ Society. Can you provide the answers? If you find that you do need some help, try our Puzzle and Quiz Answers page

1 An interesting question is written below in a simple substitution code. Decipher the code and find the question.

VNTKC XNT BZKK Z BQNRR
Z OZQQNS Z VZKJHD-SZKJHD?

2 What is the number that is 10 more than one-half of one-tenth of one-quarter of one-half of 8,000?

3 Find a word for a source of light, then change one letter to find a word that means “to manage.” Find a word that means “to close,” then change one letter to find a word that means “to avoid.”

4 Fill in the following word square using three “S’s,” two “O’s,” two “M’s,” four “E’s,” two “R’s,” two “A’s” and one “V” (for a total of 16 letters) so that each word can be read across and down.

5 What two words, formed from different arrangements of the same seven letters, can be used to complete the sentence below?

Many facts in history have turned
into _______ that paint the
_______ picture possible.

6 The names of at least five animals are hidden in the sentences below (one appears twice!). Can you find them? (The letters are in consecutive order.)

The boy knocked over a lamp,
igniting the shade. The couple came last
night. Unfortunately, they dropped a