Jumble for Kids and Adults: Baseball and Ginger Meggs

By David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek | February 17th, 2022

The scrambled word game


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Jumble it up, together, with mental games and giggles – unscramble the words and the humorous bonus answer. Start with the Jumble for Kids as a warm-up, or share the challenge with a favorite youngster. Then move on to the Classic Jumble, this week featuring a cartoon by Jason Chatfield, artist for Australian comic strip “Ginger Meggs.”

Jumble it up, together, to build your brain

Mental exercises and games, like the Jumble puzzles, can expand vocabulary, strengthen word recall, improve working memory, and keep your brain in tip-top shape, throughout life. You can actively work to strengthen your mind by learning new languages and skills, practicing long-held skills, gaining new knowledge, and engaging your brain in many other ways.

Jumble it up with this week's Jumble puzzle, starting with the Jumble for Kids puzzle

ANSWERS BELOW


Next up, the Classic JUMBLE

This week's Classic Jumble puzzle presents a cartoon by Jason Chatfield, artist for Ginger Meggs

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Jumble for Kids Answers

TRY

HOUR

GIFT

MIND

Surprise puzzle answer

She tried putting the softball glove on her left hand which was  – NOT RIGHT

Classic Jumble Answers

PIVOT

PLUME

DRENCH

PIGLET

Surprise puzzle answer

After Ginger gave the kangaroo a coffee, he was – HOPPED UP

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Much more than just the Jumble brain teaser game

For mental fitness and fun, BoomerMagazine.com presents Boomer Brain Games for baby boomers, a regularly updated mix of puzzles and quizzes to stimulate your mind and your sense of joy. We offer classic games such as Jumble and Boggle, a cartoon caption contest, and crossword puzzles and trivia quizzes with a hearty dose of baby boomer pop culture.

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