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271 results for ARCS

77 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for ARCS.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun May 13, 20185DRainbows, e.g. (2)Neville Fogarty and Erik Agard
Mon Jun 19, 201761AParabola shapesSusan Gelfand
Mon May 15, 201729DPaths of pendulumsPeter Gordon
Mon Nov 7, 201664ACircle segments (4)Bruce Haight
Wed May 18, 201611DJump shot pathsZhouqin Burnikel
Sat Jan 30, 201649DParenthetical figures?Samuel A. Donaldson and Brad Wilber
Fri Sep 19, 201411AStory linesFinn Vigeland
Thu Jul 3, 20146ACompass drawingsLuke Vaughn
Sun Jun 8, 2014118ACompass tracingsPatrick Berry
Fri Apr 18, 201446AParentheses, e.g. (3)James Mulhern
Thu Apr 3, 20141DThings that are tossed usually go in themDavid Benkof and Jeff Chen
Mon Feb 3, 201438ACurvesSean Dobbin
Sat Jan 4, 201446AHyperbola parts (2)Kyle Dolan
Fri Dec 6, 201330DOnes going in circles?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Nov 26, 20136APaths of lobsDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Thu Oct 17, 201345DSlow pitches have themGary J. Whitehead
Mon Apr 15, 201310ACircle parts (3)Gayle Dean
Sat Dec 22, 201212DFly balls, e.g.Tim Croce
Tue Nov 27, 201210DThree-point lines in basketball, e.g.Peter A. Collins
Wed Nov 14, 201243ARockets' pathsJoe DiPietro
Sun Sep 9, 2012100DTypical golf shotsKevin G. Der
Wed Apr 25, 201210DJump shots have themPeter Wentz
Tue Oct 25, 201136DCircle segments (4)C. W. Stewart
Thu Aug 25, 201125AWelding bands?Patrick Blindauer & Francis Heaney
Sun May 22, 201164DMissile pathsBob Klahn
Wed May 18, 201125APinball paths (4)David J. Kahn
Thu Apr 14, 201142ASome trajectoriesPete Muller
Mon Feb 14, 20112DFirecrackers' pathsVictor Fleming and Lynn Lempel
Fri Jan 7, 201148DIndirect linesJoe DiPietro
Mon Jul 12, 20105ARainbows, basicallyFreddie Cheng
Sat Oct 3, 200944ADoesn't go straightDoug Peterson
Thu May 21, 200919ASlurs, in musicPatrick Blindauer
Wed Jan 21, 20091AElectrical bridgesFred Piscop
Tue Dec 16, 200869ACurved trajectoriesGail Grabowski
Tue Aug 5, 200823DThey may be drawn with compassesjoon and caroline pahk
Sun Jun 22, 20081DTennis lobs, e.g.Pamela Amick Klawitter
Tue May 13, 20084DPaths of pop-upsCaleb Madison
Mon Apr 28, 200828DRainbow shapes (2)Gary Disch
Tue Nov 27, 200760DRainbow shapes (2)Julie Ann Bowling
Sun Oct 22, 2006104DHyperbola parts (2)Harvey Estes
Tue Sep 26, 200638APendulum paths (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sat Jul 22, 200644DBendsRobert H. Wolfe
Mon May 8, 20061DCircle segments (4)Norm Guggenbiller
Tue Dec 6, 200554DTravels like a skyrocketNancy Salomon
Sun Nov 6, 20055DMusical ties, essentiallyElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Sep 6, 200539DCircle segments (4)Barry C. Silk
Thu Jan 20, 200528DMeteor pathsManny Nosowsky
Wed Nov 10, 200456ACircle parts (3)David J. Kahn
Wed Mar 3, 200439ACurved linesMark Diehl
Wed Nov 26, 200363ANot the most direct routes from point to pointTyler Hinman
Sun Jul 20, 200399AElectric dischargesPatrick Merrell
Wed Feb 19, 200343ARainbows, e.g. (2)Sarah Keller
Wed Oct 17, 200127DPinball paths (4)Greg Staples
Tue Oct 9, 20013DParabolic pathsPeter Gordon
Thu Jul 12, 200139AParentheses, e.g. (3)William I. Johnston
Thu Dec 30, 199941AParentheses, essentiallyAlan Jay Weiss
Thu May 13, 199957DPinball paths (4)Rich Norris
Fri Aug 28, 199832APendulum paths (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sat Jun 20, 19981AParentheses, e.g. (3)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Apr 12, 1998115DRainbows (4)Randolph Ross
Tue Feb 24, 199865ARainbows (4)Bill Ballard
Mon Feb 16, 199864ACircle parts (3)Peter Gordon
Sun Dec 28, 1997101APinball paths (4)Matt Gaffney
Thu Sep 11, 199726APlanetary pathsMatt Gaffney
Tue Jun 3, 199746ASemicirclesJonathan Schmalzbach
Sat Jan 25, 199750DBows (3)R. Norris
Sun Jan 19, 199778DMoves like a cometB. Klahn
Sat Nov 16, 199625DBows (3)J. Page
Wed Feb 28, 199634DBridges of electricityF.A. Longo
Mon Dec 25, 199510ARainbows (4)Sidney L. Robbins
Sun Nov 5, 1995103DMeteors' pathsDean Niles
Mon Jul 3, 199525ACompass doodlesFred Piscop
Tue May 30, 19951DBows (3)Richard Hughes
Wed Apr 26, 199523AMissile trajectoriesWayne Robert Williams
Tue Mar 14, 199532ARainbows (4)Bob Klahn
Mon Jan 23, 199531DFirecracker pathsSidney L. Robbins
Tue Apr 26, 19941DElectrical pathsDavid Ellis Dickerson

2 results for ARCS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 2, 2000panda9DCurved scar linesMel Taub
Oct 19, 1997diagramless17DSoftball trajectoriesFred Piscop

192 results for ARCS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Nov 7, 19931DCircle partsJames E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
Sat Jul 31, 19936DCurvaturesTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Jan 7, 199311DTexas leaguers' trajectoriesRobert DillmanMaleska
Wed Dec 30, 199210DAzimuthsMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Thu Oct 22, 199252ARainbowsChristy RidleyMaleska
Fri Aug 21, 199254DRainbowsCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sat Jul 4, 199251DAzimuthsMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sun Apr 5, 199299ACircle partsWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sat Nov 16, 19914DLuminous electrode bridgesKevin BoyleMaleska
Mon Sep 2, 199152DCurvesPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Aug 25, 19911DRainbows for Noah?Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon Aug 12, 199140ACurvesPeter SwiftMaleska
Wed Jul 31, 19916ACircle segmentsBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Jun 3, 199126DRainbowsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Mar 13, 199147ACircumference partsChristopher PageMaleska
Fri Mar 1, 199148ASome lightsArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Fri Oct 26, 199055DPlanetary pathsWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sun May 27, 199094ACircle segmentsShirley SolowayMaleska
Tue Mar 6, 199033DCurvesWilson McBeathMaleska
Tue Feb 20, 199012DBowsPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jan 30, 19901ACircle partsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Dec 6, 198924DCircle sectionsJim PageMaleska
Mon Oct 23, 198927DCircle segmentsFred TooleMaleska
Tue May 16, 19894DParts of circlesWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Fri Sep 2, 198819ACircle partsGloria EvansMaleska
Tue Aug 9, 19881ACircle segmentsChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sat Aug 1, 198723ACinquefoil featuresPeter G. SnowMaleska
Fri May 8, 198727DElectrical bridgesJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sat Apr 4, 198710AFogeatersBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Oct 16, 198626DTrefoil shapesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Jul 11, 198641ATrajectoriesLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Sun May 11, 198616ARainbowsVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Tue Mar 11, 19861ASegments of a curveH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sat Dec 14, 198525DSpotlightsPatterson PeppleMaleska
Fri Dec 6, 198526ACatenariesLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Mon Dec 2, 19858DCurvesVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Apr 14, 198561ARainbowsBert H. KruseMaleska
Mon Nov 12, 198422ARainbowsLouis SabinMaleska
Tue Sep 4, 198430ASemicirclesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jun 17, 19842DElectrical dischargesCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sat Feb 11, 19846ACircle partsJim PageMaleska
Mon Dec 19, 198326DCompass swingsReidMaleska
Fri Sep 30, 198311DCinquefoil elementsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jun 10, 19838DBowlike objectsFennessyMaleska
Sun Apr 17, 198317ARainbowsMel RosenMaleska
Wed Feb 2, 198326ACurved linesWilliam CanineMaleska
Tue May 4, 19827DCurvesAdamsMaleska
Sun Mar 7, 198232DBowsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sat Dec 19, 198129DBowsJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wed Sep 16, 198155DSwings of a pendulumJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sat Sep 5, 19816DParts of ellipsesHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Mon Feb 16, 198156DParts of a circleJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Feb 8, 198115DWatertight vessels*Sandra GastMaleska
Fri Nov 7, 198050DRainbowsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Sep 28, 19801ALeaping lightsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Sep 21, 198049AOval segmentsLouis BaronMaleska
Sat Jul 5, 198033ARainbow formsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Thu Jun 12, 198038ACircle partsBernice GordonMaleska
Thu May 22, 198032DRainbowsC. J. AngioMaleska
Wed Jan 2, 19801DCircle partsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thu Aug 9, 197911DParts of circlesC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Mar 19, 197936ASpark streamsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Nov 19, 197812ACertain lightsMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Aug 6, 197843ARainbowsJoseph La FauciMaleska
Sun May 14, 197844DRainbowsFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Jan 19, 197854ARainbow shapesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Dec 6, 197752ACircle partsRickertMaleska
Tue Aug 2, 197748DSections of 45 DownHugh McElroyMaleska
Sun Jan 9, 19771DCurvesStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Mon Jan 3, 197732DCircle partsRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Wed Jul 14, 197611DSpotlightsD. DavisWeng
Mon Dec 8, 197532ARainbowsPaul R. BarnesWeng
Thu Nov 20, 197514ADe Triomphe et al.Beverly J. SewardWeng
Sun Sep 28, 197574ACircle partsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Tue Sep 16, 19751ACompasses' describingsAllan BlackmanWeng
Fri May 9, 19751ADe Triomphe and othersSophie FiermanWeng
Mon Apr 21, 19751DCurvesReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Thu Mar 27, 19757DStage lightsJack LuzzattoWeng
Tue Mar 11, 197512DSpotlightsRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sun Aug 18, 197436DRainbowsA. J. SantoraWeng
Tue Jun 4, 197435AWindshield-wiper sweepsMike MooreWeng
Tue Jan 22, 19747DCurved linesMarie WestWeng
Sun Dec 2, 197311DWelder's creationsHume R. CraftWeng
Sat Nov 3, 197338ASpark streamsUnknownWeng
Thu May 31, 197320ACurvesUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 8, 197212DBowsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sun Sep 10, 197253ACircle partsThomas W. SchierWeng
Fri Jun 16, 197253ABowsUnknownWeng
Sun May 21, 19721AChevron stripesDiana SessionsWeng
Thu Apr 20, 197252DLights for starsUnknownWeng
Mon Apr 17, 197243AParts of a circleUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 10, 197219ARainbowsUnknownWeng
Thu May 20, 197146ACurve partsUnknownWeng
Tue May 4, 197127DLights for starsUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 14, 197147DCertain lightsArnold MossWeng
Wed Nov 25, 197028DRainbowsUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 9, 197034DBowsPhilip K.-YouritzinWeng
Wed May 27, 19707DLines made by compassesUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 27, 197027DCurvesUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 1, 197046DFloodlightsA. J. SantoraWeng
Mon Feb 2, 197033DBowsUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 15, 197017ABowsUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 1, 19691DGeometric lines.UnknownWeng
Sun Sep 21, 196958AFloodlightsA. J. SantoraWeng
Wed Jul 16, 196925DSpark streams.UnknownWeng
Tue Jun 10, 196932DBows.UnknownWeng
Wed Apr 30, 196952ABows.UnknownWeng
Sun Mar 30, 196998DCurved linesE. ToroWeng
Wed Mar 26, 196922ABows.UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 6, 196954DBow shapes.UnknownWeng
Fri Oct 25, 19688DCurves.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 30, 196853DCurves.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 1, 19683DOld street lights.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 26, 196853DCertain lamps.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 10, 196829ABends.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun Feb 18, 196857ACurves.Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
Mon Aug 21, 196712DCurves.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Tue May 2, 19671ABow-shaped things.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 196747ASpotlights.Arnold MossFarrar
Sat Jan 21, 19677DBows.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Dec 29, 196641DEyebrow shapes.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 9, 196633DCurves.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 10, 1966135DBows.Will WengFarrar
Sat Jun 25, 19668DSpotlights of a kind.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 21, 196623ACurves.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 4, 196657ACurves.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 13, 196532ATrajectories.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 15, 1965104ACurves in course.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Apr 14, 196527AQuadrants.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 7, 196417ACurves.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 24, 196447DCurves.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 4, 196431DSee 46 Down.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 12, 196435ATrajectories.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 11, 196448DTrajectories.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Mon Jul 22, 19635DGeometric lines.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 21, 196312DBows.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Mar 13, 196310ACircle parts.Jean ReedFarrar
Tue Jul 31, 196248DRainbows.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Thu Mar 29, 196210ASpotlights: Colloq.Ed Vander NootFarrar
Sat Mar 17, 196221AForms curves.Jay SheldonFarrar
Mon Jan 29, 196222DBow-shaped segments.Bettie Lou FisherFarrar
Sat Nov 25, 196135DParts of a circle.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 21, 196122ACurves.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 7, 19616APaths of stars.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 18, 196121ATrajectories.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 6, 196119ARelatives of parabolas.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 23, 196053DTrajectories.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 31, 196011DCircular sections.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 5, 19601ARainbows.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 15, 196010ABows.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 14, 196032DParts of circles.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 20, 195945ACurved segments.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 7, 195866ATrajectories.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun Jun 15, 195869ABow-shaped things.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon May 26, 195855DParts of circles.Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Fri Jan 10, 195844ACurved lines.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Dec 4, 19577DSpark streams.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 5, 195739ARainbows.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 9, 195717ACurves.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Fri Feb 22, 195748DRainbows.Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Sat Nov 10, 19568DBowlike objects.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 7, 19564DTrajectories.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Jun 21, 195630DCurves.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon May 21, 195617ASemicircles.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun May 13, 1956127DLights for a night game.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Feb 5, 19567DC-shaped figures.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Sep 16, 19551DCurves.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Feb 24, 19556DRainbows.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 17, 19549DRainbows.Maura B. JacobsonFarrar
Mon Nov 8, 19547DParts of a circle.Edward EarlyFarrar
Wed Aug 4, 195427DRainbow curves.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Jul 28, 19548DBows.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Jun 19, 195454DParabolas.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Mar 29, 195447DEyebrow curves.Orrie HancockFarrar
Mon Nov 9, 195312DBows.Dorothy E. SmithFarrar
Fri Oct 2, 195361DTrajectories.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Aug 15, 195337ALines made by a compass.Isaac KertFarrar
Wed Mar 18, 195347ABows.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 18, 19536ASpotlights: Colloq.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Feb 8, 195333DQuadrants.Alice CookFarrar
Sun Jul 27, 1952133ASpotlights.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Jul 6, 195252DCurves.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Mar 17, 195261AParts of circles.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 5, 195121ASegments of circles.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 4, 195143ACurves.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 14, 195140ABows.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 11, 195120DAbstract curves.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 195069ABows.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Aug 28, 194964AObjects having a bowlike curvature.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 3, 194940DCurved lines.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 194472DParts of circles.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Aug 30, 194213DCurves.Louis JenkinsFarrar