1. AT SIXES AND SEVENS
Write 2009 using six 7's. You may use as many of

the arithmetic symbols + – × ÷ ^ ( ) as you like.

Make 4 words by rearranging the letters in the words: A type of nut: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
3. HOLIDAY ANAGRAM

CHANUKAH SOLSTICE KWANZAA

Something you might carry several of those nuts in: _ _ _ _

A type of tree: _ _ _

Something you might use to cut down that tree: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

At the end of a holiday dinner, there are 3 pies to be divided
4. DIVIDING LEFTOVERS

equally among 5 guests. One way to do this is to cut each pie

into 5 equal pieces, and give each guest 3 pieces. This would

make the smallest piece of pie ^{1}⁄_{5}. Find a way to divide the pies

equally among the guests so that the smallest piece of pie is ^{1}⁄_{4}.

5. SANTA'S HELPER
In the alphametic below, each letter stands for a different digit.

Determine which digit each letter represents so that the sum is true.