Sunday, April 5, 2009

Riddle #48 The Graffiti

A teacher found some graffiti written on the wall of her classroom. No one owned up to doing it. How did the teacher find out which student wrote the graffiti?

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  1. The student spells the same words wrong in class.

  2. Yes, that's basically it. The teacher purposely gave a spelling test that had a word in it that had been spelled wrong in the graffiti. When only one student spelled that word wrong, she knew that student was the one.