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Puzzle ID:#273
Fun:*** (2.69)
Difficulty:*** (2.15)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:Phyllis*****!
Corrected By:phildunphy

 

 

 



Twice ten are six of us,
six are but three of us.
Nine are but four of us;
What can we possibly be?
Would you know more of us,
twelve are but six of us.
Five are but four, do you see?



Answer

Letters
Twice ten is twenty and twenty is a word made up of six letters. There are three letters in six and there are four letters in nine and so on.

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