November 29th Teaser Solution

Brain Teasers: A brain teaser is a form of puzzle that requires thought to solve. It often requires thinking in unconventional ways with given constraints in mind; sometimes it also involves lateral thinking. Logic puzzles and riddles are specific types of brain teasers. Today's can be found below....

The Teaser

Five hundred begins it, five hundred ends it,
Five in the middle is seen;
First of all letters, the first of all figures,
Take up their stations between.
Join all together, and then you will bring
Before you the name of an eminent king.

The Solution

David. Solution; Five hundred begins it, five hundred ends it, D = Roman numeral for 500. Five in the middle is seen; V = Roman numeral for 5. First of all letters, the first of all figures, A = the first letter, I = the first figure [number - in roman numerals] Take up their stations between. Join all together, and then you will bring. Before you the name of an eminent king. DAVID

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