Setka – Pros of Age

How to play Setka, the short version:

  • Answer each clue using only Puzzle Letters and vowels.

  • Clue answers, minus vowels and duplicate letters, go in the corresponding boxes in the grid. Only Puzzle Letters in the grid!

  • Puzzle Letters can be entered forward/backward/up/down/L-shape, but not jumbled. They also cannot repeat in a row or column.

For the optimal playing experience, play on your device in landscape mode (hold your device horizontally).

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PROS OF AGE, 4×4 grid
Puzzle Letters: P, R, S, G

1. 1. 1. 1.

2. 3. 4. 4.

2. 3. 3. 5.

6. 7. 7. 7.

Need help? Check out the Setka+ board. The plus sign denotes where each clue answer starts.


1+           1.            1.             1.            

2+           3+           4.            4+           

2.             3.             3.            5.            

6.             7+           7.            7.            


1. Betty was not allowed to become a forest ranger due to her sex. No longer true, which is a form of ________, though now we all have to worry as well about the forests . . . . oy.

2. First name of character Betty played, who by any name would be as sweet.

3. Once they thought salt was the enemy, now they say ________, no matter what, you eat what you want (and can) at 98.

4. If you identify with this political party (which does not), and you are old enough, you ,may be watching the second impeachment of your candidate (though the first one to which we refer had a different ending).

5. Benedict XV was this when Betty was born, and Francis is this on her 98th. That’s witness to a lot of history right there.

6. A young person is all ________ and eager for nearly everything, yet somehow easily bored. Whatever else you can say about aging, you rarely hear anyone claim to be bored.

7. Betty White joked (gently) that Facebook seemed like a waste of time, and all the youthful Facebook philosophers, the supporters and ________ of positions on trending issues, were crestfallen.