Lazy Sam the Journalist Part 6Letter Equations are well known phrases or facts where the key words have been replaced with the first letter of that word. These are often in the form of an equation, which contain a number, an = sign and the rest of the obscured phrase or fact.
Sam, a journalist, is now writing puzzle pages for his local newspaper. One of his puzzles reads as follows:
17 T and C in the US
However Sam was fired because he didn't print the answer. Do you know the answer?
Answer17 Territories and Commonwealths in the United States
U.S. Virgin Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Baker, Howland, and Jarvis Islands
(The following states are also called Commonwealths)
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