Jumble Puzzles: Frog Joke and Poker Players

By David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek | January 17th, 2023

The scrambled word game for kids and adults


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Play this week’s Jumble mental games and giggles. Unscramble the words and the humorous bonus answer. Start with the Jumble for Kids as a warm-up – look out for the frog joke (a real dad joke, if you ask me!) – or share the challenge with a favorite youngster. Then move on to the Classic Jumble.

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.

Kids Jumble, with a frog joke as the surprise bonus answer

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Next up, the Classic JUMBLE

Classic Jumble puzzle: surprise answer re. poker players

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Jumble for Kids Answers

ASK

CARD

LOCK

BOAT

Surprise dad joke puzzle answer

What’s a frog’s favorite soda? – “CROAK”-A-COLA

Classic Jumble Answers

UNFIT

HOUND

HOAGIE

ZEALOT

Surprise puzzle answer

It makes expert poker players happy to welcome an inexperienced player – INTO THE FOLD

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KEEP PLAYING …

Much more than just the Jumble with a frog joke and friendly poker players!

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. Or head over to our sister publication, Seniors Guide, and play Sudoku online, updated every day!

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