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Magic Square
Magic Square
by Paul Curry
How can it be that the five pieces arranged in one way make a solid square, while when arranged in a somewhat different way - the same square but... with a hole inside? Is there any trick behind?
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Where Is the 5?
Where Is the 5?
by Serhiy Grabarchuk
Four pieces form a square with the magic square on it. Just flip over the pieces and try to make a square once again. Can you say why does a part of it disappear?
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A Match Trick
A Match Trick
by Henry E. Dudeney
How to shake a box of matches so that to make exactly one of them turned round and, of course, let all the matches be sound? Any ideas how on it?..
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The Impossible Hole
The Impossible Hole
after Henry E. Dudeney
You know already how to pass a person's body through a postcard, don't you? Now it's only a new dollar that should be passed, but through... a penny size hole.
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Through the Postcard
Through the Postcard
after Professor Louis Hoffman
Could you imagine that it's possible to go through an ordinary postcard like Alisa did it with the Looking Glass? Just make the right hole in it...
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Fold to Turn
Fold to Turn
after Martin Gardner
Why does a bill behave so strange to be upright all the way? Maybe it simply doesn't like to be folded and unfolded?
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Magic Triangle
Magic Triangle
after Martin Gardner
Make a triangle of six pieces. Now simply rearrange the pieces within the triangle and you get... a rectangular hole in it. How did this happen?
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Count Trick
Count Trick
after Martin Gardner
Believe it or not, they say everyone who calculates not too bad makes... a mistake while sum up these eight numbers. Make sure about it!
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Three Dice
Three Dice
after Martin Gardner
Enjoy one mathematical trick based on a fact that the sum of the numbers on the opposite sides of a die is always seven.
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MatchBox Slide
MatchBox Slide
by Serhiy Grabarchuk
Stop a matchbox on its sliding way down along a thread exactly where you are asked.
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Rainbow Necklace Trick
Rainbow Necklace Trick
by Serhiy Grabarchuk
Show to your spectators which bead was chosen by one of them from any of seven necklaces you demonstrate.
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Card Fan
Card Fan
by Serhiy Grabarchuk
Change instantly cards in a small fan of four cards before your audience.
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