ABC Quiz Book Answers

Here are the answers to the Mensa Genius ABC Quiz Book puzzles:


1. Limericks
Name the subject of the limerick:
I’m amazing ‘cause I’ve got the force
To hold down a cow or a horse.
As you’ve doubtlessly found,
I am always around,
And I’m constantly working, of course.
The answer is gravity.


2. Math Jargon
Find a math word whose pronunciation completes the sentence sensibly:
He came to the beach a pale man, but went home as a __________.
The answer is tangent (tan gent).


3. What’s Next?
Find the next item in the following sequence:
A, K, Q, J, __________
The answer is 10 (card values in poker)