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It's a Real Tease

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It's a Real Tease

It's a Real Tease

It's a Real Tease

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In this week's on-air challenge, every answer is a word or familiar phrase of no more than 12 letters. The word contains at least four T's.

For example: A German city where the philosopher Hegel lived.

Answer: Stuttgart

Challenge from Last Week

Name a famous male movie star, first and last names. Change the first letter of his first name to a G and change the last letter of his last name to a T. The result will be two words that are synonyms. Who is the movie star and what are the words?

Answer: Harrison Ford to Garrison Fort

Winner: Dileep Rao, Los Angeles

Next Week's Challenge

This brainteaser comes from Serhiy Grabarchuk, Peter Grabarchuk and Serhiy Grabarchuk Jr., a family of puzzle makers in Ukraine.

A calculator displays a five-digit number. The first four digits are 8735. These digits form a logical sequence. What is the fifth number in the series?

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