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Annigrams: Play Rush Hour®
Annigrams: Play Rush Hour®
Three given four-letter words—PLAY RUSH HOUR—create an Annigram. Shuffle the letters around in order to find new Annigrams of the three four-letter words each. How many of them with valid English words and with no words repeated can you find? Puzzle concept by Kate Jones.
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Coin Distances
Coin Distances
Two distances are associated with three coins. Could you find a certain position of the coins so that the distances are equal? Is there any way how the moving coins can distract you from the mission?
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Growing Old
Growing Old
Growing old is something everyone does - some do it gracefully, others kick and scream the whole way. In this month's puzzle, Rose Kennedy shares her view on growing old.
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Winning Colors
Winning Colors
This is the season for the Triple Crown races – the highlight of the year for everyone interested in horse racing, both fans and sportsmen alike. The three races - the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, and the Belmont – have only been won by the same horse nine times in over 100 years of events. For this year’s race, there were four popular horses signed up to run in the Kentucky Derby...
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Starry Sky
Starry Sky
Unite the sixteen stars in the sky in a single constellation with just six connected straight lines. It is not required to be an expert astronomer to complete this starry task.
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Baseball for Sara
Baseball for Sara
Sara loves baseball so for her birthday, her family gave her tickets for this weekend’s major baseball league game. She went with a friend, the weather was hot and sunny, but she had good seats with a great view of the game. Both teams played very well with some exceptional hits and plays. Determine the full names of four of the players, the position each played, and each player’s best hit of the game...
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The Checkered Six
The Checkered Six
The three-in-one puzzle set. It contains a chessboard and two chess Six's. Every shape has to be composed of the entire set of 12 pieces. And... don't forget to alternate the dark and light cells.
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Magic Triangle 3X
Magic Triangle 3X
The six numbers from 1 to 6 have to be placed along the sides of a triangle so that to create some magic sum along each of its sides. What magic sums can be there?
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Solving Problems
Solving Problems
Albert Einstein held this view on solving problems.
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Magic Proportions
Magic Proportions
The circus is in town! Four families got tickets for a day of fun under the big top. Each family brought a different number of children and each family had a different favorite act of the day. Determine the full name of each couple, how many children each had, and what each family's favorite act was.
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Impossible Object
Impossible Object
This object looks to be assembled of three rods and one frame. Do you think you will be successful, if you try to make it?
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Cover the Red Circle
Cover the Red Circle
Cover a big circle entirely with the five smaller circles. But keep in mind: when a smaller circle is placed on the big one you aren't allowed to move it anymore.
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