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Old 2006-01-04, 15:25   #1
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OK, here is my math puzzle:

It is green, it eats stones, and it lives 6 feet deep in the ground. What is it?
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Old 2006-01-04, 19:51   #2
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a stone eater.
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Old 2006-01-05, 15:00   #3
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moss?
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Old 2006-01-05, 18:38   #4
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Quote:
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a stone eater.
Almost correct...
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Old 2006-01-05, 20:08   #5
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Quote:
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Almost correct...
A green stone eater?
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Old 2006-01-05, 20:30   #6
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A green stone eater?
Correct! How did you like the puzzle?
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Old 2006-01-05, 20:31   #7
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The green ghost of a dead stone eater?
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Old 2006-01-06, 00:11   #8
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The green mouth of a stone eater?
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Old 2006-01-06, 22:32   #9
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A green drainage pipe with a hole big enough to have infiltration?
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Old 2006-01-07, 07:44   #10
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He said it was 6 feet deep, but he also said it was living, ergo: a green undead stone eater.
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Old 2006-01-07, 10:32   #11
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a stick
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