In this teaser you are required to find a word relating to mathematics hiding in consecutive letters.

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In this teaser you are required to find a word relating to mathematics hiding in consecutive letters within each sentence. Have fun!

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"They knew that they had done the wrong thing."

Answer: ADD located in: "...hAD Done..."

1. The governor gave the budget a cut everywhere possible.

2. It is rumoured that Capri men often marry Naples women.

3. He drove his new Mustang entirely too recklessly.

4. Groucho and Harpo were two of the Marx brothers.

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1. The governor gave the budget a cut e verywhere possible. => Acute: refers to an angle less than 90°
2. It is rumored that Ca pri me n often marry Naples women. => Prime number: Any number that is only divisible by 1 and itself.
3. He drove his new Mus tang ent irely too recklessly. =>Tangent: Is the straight line that just touches a curve at a particular point.
4. Groucho and Har po wer e two of the Marx brothers. => Power: or Exponent is the number that represents the number of times a given number is to be multiplied with itself.
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