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One of Nine

Riddles are little poems or phrases that pose a question that needs answering. Riddles frequently rhyme, but this is not a requirement.


Puzzle ID:#8078
Fun:*** (2.24)
Difficulty:*** (2.97)
Submitted By:mad-adeAhu***




A hundred and one
by fifty divide,
And if a cipher
is rightly applied,
The answer is one from nine.


Using Roman numerals, a hundred and one is CI and fifty is L. Dividing CI by L gives CLI. Add cypher (0) to the right gives the answer: Clio, being the name of one of the nine muses from Greek Mythology.


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