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La Baleine - The Whale

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Hidden : 12/21/2013
Difficulty:
3 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size:   other (other)

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Geocache Description:

Qui sont ces baleines ?

Utilisez leur noms latins pour les calculs.

Who are these whales ?

Use their Latin names to do the maths.


Final : N 43 44.ABC    W 001 19.DEF

 (a = 1, b = 2, c =3, … z = 26)

 

A. Je suis la plus grande.

I'm the largest.

 

A = la 5ème lettre du premier mot + la 4ème lettre du deuxième mot

the 5th letter of the first word + the 4th letter of the second word

 

 

B. Je suis connue pour mes sauts bien que l'on pourrait croire que je suis handicapée.

I'm well known for breaching and slapping though you could think that I'm disabled.

 

B = la 10ème lettre du deuxième mot

the 10th letter of the second word

 

 

C. Mon nom est d'origine russe mais je n'appartiens pas à la famille des esturgeons.

My name is of Russian origin but I'm not a member of the sturgeon family.

 

C = la 3ème lettre du deuxième mot – la 4ème lettre du premier mot

the 3rd letter of the second word - the 4th letter of the first word

 

 

D. Quelque chose que j'ai dans mes intestins a servi pendant des siècles à fabriquer des parfums.

Something I've got in my intestins was used by perfumers for centuries.

 

D = la 2ème lettre du deuxième mot

the 2nd letter of the second word

 

 

E. Je suis la plus petite de celles qui n'ont pas de dents.

I'm the smallest of those who don't have teeth.

 

E = la dernière lettre du premier mot + la 4ème lettre du deuxième mot

the last letter of the first word + the 4th letter of the second word

 

 

F. Je vis dans l'océan arctique et sur mon dos il n'y a rien.

I live in the Arctic Ocean and there's nothing on my back.

 

F = la 5ème lettre du deuxième mot – la 2ème lettre du premier mot

the 5th letter of the second word – the 2nd letter of the first word

 

 

Afin de garder la surprise pour les suivants, ne postez pas de photos de la location finale svp.

Don't spoil the surprise for the others, no pictures of the final please !

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