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Letter Equations Quiz #2

Guess what the letters stand for in these "letter equations".
Example. Question = 365 D in a Y. Answer = Days in a Year
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First submittedAugust 8, 2012
Last updatedNovember 5, 2018
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Equation
Answer
3 F in a Y
Feet in a Yard
60 S in a M
Seconds in a Minute
360 D in a C
Degrees in a Circle
100 C in a D
Cents in a Dollar
867-5309 J
Jenny
100 Y in a C
Years in a Century
25 C in a Q
Cents in a Quarter
7 W of the W
Wonders of the World
9 J on the S C
Justices on the Supreme Court
12/7/1941: A D W W L in I
A Date Which Will Live in Infamy
13 S on the A F
Stripes on the American Flag
3 S to the W
Sheets to the Wind
Equation
Answer
40 D of L
Days of Lent
40 A and a M
Acres and a Mule
12 D of J
Disciples of Jesus
31 B R F
Baskin Robbins Flavors
2001: A S O
A Space Odyssey
99 B of B on the W
Bottles of Beer on the Wall
21 J S
Jump Street
1066: The B of H
The Battle of Hastings
9 L of a C
Lives of a Cat
26.2 M in a M
Miles in a Marathon
3 S, Y O!
Strikes, You're Out!
21 G S
Gun Salute
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level 50
Aug 8, 2012
I don't think it's very fair to not accept "Days Lent" for 40 D of L, especially considering the same pattern was usable for all the other answers.
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level ∞
Aug 8, 2012
That will work now.
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level 61
Aug 8, 2012
To be fair, Jesus had 12 Apostles, not 12 disciples. "Disciples" is the general term for the people who followed Jesus' teachings, of which there were very many. The 12 Apostles were the men (John, Peter, Matthew, etc.) that lived with Jesus and aided in his ministry. His entourage, if you will. There were thousands of disciples, but only 12 Apostles.
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level 20
Apr 19, 2014
Actually the 12 disciples of Jesus didn't become apostles until AFTER Jesus's resurrection when he commissioned them to go out into the world and preach. When they were following Jesus during his ministry they were indeed called the disciples of jesus (no one called them apostles during that time) so as this is the case then the quiz creator is still correct in saying "12 disciples of Jesus"
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level 75
Jan 14, 2015
No, Jesus designated the twelve as apostles earlier in his ministry (see Mark 3:13-19). However, in addition to those twelve, both Matthias and Paul are referred to as apostles later in the New Testament.
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level 83
Aug 8, 2012
I don't agree with using 12/7/1941 without the slashes (or hyphens). 1271941 is not a meaningful number without the punctuation, especially for Europeans that write dates as DD/MM/YYYY.
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level 51
May 22, 2014
agree
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level ∞
Dec 2, 2014
Okay, I added slashes.
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level 66
Feb 27, 2015
Why not write it as 7 Dec 1941 to be completely clear. Most of the world uses Day/Month/Year.
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level 76
Mar 1, 2015
It's a direct quote from Roosevelt's speech to Congress: "Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy..."
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level 72
Mar 31, 2019
Because an American said it.
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level 21
Aug 8, 2012
i didnt know the bottles of beer one because in england its green bottles :L
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level 14
Jul 22, 2014
same! Beers.... really?!
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level 76
Feb 27, 2015
What does the color have to do with it??
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level 52
Oct 17, 2018
10 green bottles sitting on a wall etc clearly we get bored quicker than Americans, so don't go for 99
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level 67
May 10, 2019
It's a different song; similar premise but different words and tune.
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level 71
Aug 8, 2012
Still can't believe I didn't see 6 D of K B
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level 72
Mar 31, 2019
It's not there any more evidently.
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level 67
Aug 9, 2012
Jenny who?
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level 61
Aug 13, 2012
You know Jenny, the one you call for a good time! It's part of a song.
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level 44
Nov 17, 2012
It's a reference to an 80's song - Tommy Tutone wrote it. The girl's phone number is 867-5309.
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level 48
Oct 2, 2013
Tried degrees in a compass. Didn't work
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level 82
May 8, 2014
Proud enough to figure out the 1941 thing was a date. Never mind the letters. A day world war landed in Italy? :)
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level 76
Jun 13, 2014
Only scored 12, but still loved this one. Once I would get something in my head that was incorrect I couldn't seem to think of anything else that might work for that clue.
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level 77
Jul 9, 2014
I kept trying "centiliters in a deciliter" for cents in a dollar until I realized there are only 10 centiliters in a deciliter.
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level 56
Aug 18, 2016
Ugh, you guys should seriously stop using the imperial system.
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level 57
Sep 29, 2016
Too American orientated
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level 28
Jan 28, 2019
This is so American that it hurts my eyes
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level 72
Mar 31, 2019
Here are 4 strings on a violin playing for you.
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level 68
May 10, 2019
"21 gram soul" kinda works for the last one. Aside from the fact that it would likely be written "21 grams in a soul". And the fact that it's nonsense.