Round 1 2 4 2002 MIT Mystery Hunt


"When I read an article that Indiana state legislature set the value of pi to 3, I swiftly traded away all of my property there."

The words clued below have six letters, and each should be entered into the grid, one letter per triangle, to form a small hexagon clustered around a labeled point. Any of the six triangles could contain the first letter, and each word may curl either clockwise or counter-clockwise.

  1. Sundial or ell
  2. Famished
  3. Cordial
  4. More miniscule
  5. Kin
  6. Minute part
  7. Frightened
  8. Athwart
  9. Spiritually animate
  10. Outcome
  11. Against
  12. Oenological