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Friday, January 25, 2008

Needle in a Haystack

How many needles can you find in the haystack below? The word 'needle' may appear horizontally, vertically, or diagonally in any direction, but all six letters will appear in a straight line.


n e d e d
d e d e d l e l l
e e e e n n e e l e e
n n d e d l e d e e d n l
e l e e e e d e n n l d e
e e l n l e e e e n e d e d n
l l n n e e e e n d n e e e e
e e d e e l d e l e d d n d l
e e d e e l e d l n l l e e e
e n l e e e e e e d e d n l l
n n e e n n e n e e e e e e d
e e l d e e d d n n l e e l e
e d d l n l e l e e l n n e e

2 comments:

jink said...

i found three

Anonymous said...

One of them is on the 3rd line from the bottom, 6th letter from the left and it goes from there upwards left diagonally . Another one is on the bottom line, 3rd from the right going in the same direction as the first one.