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  • The mathematical tool, the wheel, is believed to be first used around 3000 BC.
  • 3000 BC is also the period in which the Ancient Egyptians started using numerals. As evidenced in their hieroglyphics.
  • Fahrenheit invented his thermometer in 1718. Thermometers are mathematical tools used to measure temperature, and of course are still used widely present-day.
  • The first evidence of counting dates back more than 52,000 years and is attributed to the Neanderthal man.
  • Galileo one of the most famous mathematicians, was born in 1564.
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    Number Riddles
    Are you a math wizard who loves to solve number riddles? Let our exciting math riddles rack your brain with one of the most comprehensive collections you can find online.

    Located on this page are some very easy math questions in the form of riddle, and some very thought-provoking math riddles to complete as well. To solve them most advantageously you must read through the problem and try to think about them in as many different ways that you can force your mind to. This is where the mental exercise and brain development starts to kick in!

    Think you're ready to take on these challenging math puzzles? The newest problems are at the top, and the solutions to each problem are below the questions.

    Also, math buffs remember to check back here frequently for the new and engaging mathematical puzzles we add on a regular basis.

    2 4 12 48 240 Riddle

    Hint:
    240. To get the number, multiply the previous number in the series by its position. 48 is in the 5th position, so 48 � 5 = 240
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    Five Hundred Riddle

    Hint:
    DAVID (Roman numerals)
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    Equals Eight Riddle

    Hint:
    Mirror one of the threes and put it and the other three together to get an eight.
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    Four And Five Riddle

    Hint:
    Nine!
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    Twenty In The Pool

    Hint:
    20 foreheads!
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    Match The Number Of Letters

    This can be a little tricky if you misread the riddle. There's a little known fact in this once you've found the answer. Also being that the answers are limited, it's recommended to challenge yourself and begin the timer to solve this in under 30 seconds.
    Hint: There are only 12 months
    Nine
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    How Can It Be True Riddle

    Hint:
    Ancient Roman numerals. IX - "Cut" it in half and you get IV
    XI- "Cut" it in half and you get VI
    III- "Cut" it in half and you get also III
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    The Number Pattern Riddle

    Hint:
    31131211131221.

    Each line, excluding the first, describes the one before it.

    1
    11 <---describes 1st line, read as "one 1"
    21 <---describes 2nd line, read as "two 1's"
    1211 <---describes 3rd line, read as "one 2 two 1's"
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    The Four Digit Number Riddle

    Hint:
    1694
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    Combination Value Riddle

    Hint:
    A = 1
    B = 7
    C = 4
    D = 16
    E = 14
    F = 5
    G = 9
    H = 21
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