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Cracking Codes and Cryptograms For Dummies® by Mark Koltko-Rivera, Denise Sutherland

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Part II: Secret Stories, Codes, and Cryptogram Puzzles
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Puzzle 138
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
We removed all the spaces and punctuation from this cipher,
so you need to use letter frequency analysis.
INBMZ BPMLM IBPWN KTMUM VBDIT
TIVLQ OPIUB PQAXI ABRCV MQTWA
BUGTI ABBMV CWCAT QVSBW GWCZW
ZOIVQ HIBQWV
Puzzle 139
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
This Caesar Cipher has a keyword that will fill in the gap in
the message.
B SITUMPQFIT QAU QUMMBOGU
KMUTBRFHUIQ YJS FMU BI: ESFMTBFI
JN F VFPQ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ BI EJGT,
PRFQQUMUT FOJSQ QAU RJSIQMY,
YUQ OUBIE WBQAJSQ QAU HUFIP QJ
PFNUESFMT BQ FTULSFQUGY.
Chapter 7: Caesar / Shift Ciphers
193
Puzzle 140
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
AOPZ DPSS HSZV OLSW JVCLY AOL
MHJA AOHA CHSSHUKPNOHT YBUZ
HSS VM AOPZ MYVT JHUHKH. THRL
ZBYL OL AOPURZ PA PZ OPZ PKLH.
Puzzle 141
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
As an added twist to this Caesar Cipher, we put all the letters
into groups of five.
CRJKE ZXYKZ YRGGV EVUKF SVZEY
VIFEJ KRMVI EZEKY VLGJK RZIJI
FFDNF IBZEX FEDPJ TLCGK LIVFW
KYVYV RUFWK YVTYR DSVIF WTFDD
VITV
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Puzzle 142
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
As an added twist to this Caesar Cipher, we removed the
spaces between words and all punctuation, and we grouped
the letters in sets of five.
KYVVE VDPJJ GZVJN YFYRM VTFDV
KFJGP FELJD LJKSV JFLXY KFLKK
VDGKV UNZKY SIZSV JCVUR NRPRE
UTFDW FIKRS CPYFL JVUKY LJKYV
PNZCC SVTFD VTFEM VIKVU JGZVJ
REURM RZCRS CVWFI FLIJV IMZTV
JLEKQ L
Puzzle 143
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
IE BEDW QI CUD MEHIXYF JXU
SQUIQHI QDT DQFEBUEDI, SQUIQHI
QDT DQFEBUEDI MYBB TKBO QHYIU
QDT CQAU JXUC CYIUHQRBU. QBTEKI
XKNBUO
Chapter 7: Caesar / Shift Ciphers
195
Puzzle 144
Difficulty Level: Treacherous
As an added twist to this Caesar Cipher, we put all the letters
into groups of five.
JRRGP DQQHU VDUHD FROOH FWLRQ
RILQW HOOLJ HQFHH GXFDW LRQWD
VWHDQ GVWBO HPLAH GWRJH WKHUV
RWKDW BRXGR QWQHH GDQBR IWKHV
HWKLQ JVSMR URXUN H
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