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A Christmas Carol Cache

A cache by Bob & Brenda - Reno Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 12/20/2013
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Geocache Description:

A relatively easy puzzle cache based on Christmas carols.

Congratulations to PennyPA, Casto clan, and LegoMaster702 for the FTF!

To complete this puzzle you will need to:

  1. Determine which Christmas carol is being referred to in each riddle
  2. Determine which number each Christmas carol represents
  3. Complete the math problem

Question Riddle Number Required
1 Oh, member of the round table with missing areas The first word of the carol
2 Boulder of the tinkling metal spheres This song was played in which of the Lethal Weapon movies?
3 Vehicular homicide was commited on Dad's mom by precipitation, darling Fourth word of the second stanza
4 Wanted in December: top forward incisors How many did he want?
5 The top floor apartment of two psychiatrists Third digit of the year it premiered
6 Sir Lancelot with laryngitis The number of letters in the 18th word
7 Decorate the entranceways This annoying phrase is repeated how many times?
8 Cup-shaped instruments fashioned out of a whiteish metalic element Number of letters in the two colors of lights that are blinking
9 Oh small Irsael urban center If we add 1 letter to a word in the last line of the first stanza, we get this number
10 Far off in a haybin The number of words in the first stanza
11 We are Kong, Lear, and Nat Cole How many things did they traverse?
12 Duodecimal enumeration of the passage of the yuletide season How many times were geese sent?
13 Run off and yell from a high elevation The number of letters in the longest word in title
14 Listen, the winged heavenly messengers are proclaiming tunefully The ordinal of what number is mentioned in the last stanza?
15 As the guardians of the woolly animals protected their charges in the dark hours What is the first "number" that appears after the words "Fear Not"
16 I beheld a trio of nautical vessels moving in this direction How many ships were there?
17 Jubilation to the entire terrestrial globe How many times does the word repeat repeat?
18 Do you perceive the same vibrations that stimulate my auditory sense organ They are bringing him two things. How many letters in those two items?
19 Parent was observed osculating a red-coated unshaven teamster One less than the number of letters of the item under which the two were smooching
20 May the Deity bestow an absence of fatigue to jolly male humans How many times does the word joy appear in the song?
21 Rose-colored uncouth Dolf is aware of the nature of precipitation, darling Add together the numbers in the year it first appeared and then divide by 2

The cache can be located at: North 36 A.BCD West 115 E.FGH

A The answer to question 12 plus the answer to question 15 plus the answer to question 1 plus the answer to question 16
B The answer to question 19
C The answer to question 20 minus the answer to question 21 minus the answer to question 8 minus the answer to question 11 plus the answer to question 9
D The answer to question 13
E The answer to question 10 minus the answer to question 18 minus the answer to question 19 minus the answer to question 6 minus the answer to question 2
F The answer to question 9
G Mulitply the answer to question 5 by the answer to question 14 then then add to that the answer to question 7 and the answer to question 3 then divide that total by the answer to question 17
H Add the answers from the 21 songs together. Subtract 1. What's the last digit of that number?

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