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The Resource Increase your puzzle IQ : tips and tricks for building your logic power, Marcel Danesi

Increase your puzzle IQ : tips and tricks for building your logic power, Marcel Danesi

Label
Increase your puzzle IQ : tips and tricks for building your logic power
Title
Increase your puzzle IQ
Title remainder
tips and tricks for building your logic power
Statement of responsibility
Marcel Danesi
Title variation
Tips and tricks for building your logic power
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Learn how to take the "tease" out of brainteasers, and increase your puzzle IQ with this eye-opening guide to solving puzzles. Revealing the basic principles and strategies of cracking logic problems, it shows you, step-by-step, how to solve ten of the most common types of puzzles, from basic deduction conundrums to more complex mathematical bafflers. Packed with practice puzzles and offering hours of amusement and mental challenge, Increase Your Puzzle IQ gives you the know-how you need to decipher even the most puzzling of puzzles
  • Why are 1997 dollar bills worth more than 1980 dollar bills?
  • In a box there are 20 balls, 10 white and 10 black. With a blindfold on, what is the least number you must draw out in order to get a pair of balls that matches?
  • Which clock keeps the best time? The clock that loses a minute a day or one that doesn't run at all? I have two current U.S. coins in my hand. The two coins add up to 15." One of the coins is not a nickel. What two coins do I have?
  • How much dirt is there in a hole that is 1 foot wide by 1 foot long by 1 foot deep?
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1493
LC item number
.D334 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Increase your puzzle IQ : tips and tricks for building your logic power, Marcel Danesi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Puzzles in deductive logic -- Puzzles in truth logic -- Puzzles in trick logic -- Puzzles in arithmetical logic -- Puzzles in algebraic logic -- Puzzles in combinatory logic -- Puzzles in geometrical logic -- Puzzles in code logic -- Puzzles in time logic -- Puzzles in paradox logic -- A puzzle IQ test
Control code
35269956
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 201 pages
Isbn
9780471157250
Lccn
96034965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Increase your puzzle IQ : tips and tricks for building your logic power, Marcel Danesi
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Puzzles in deductive logic -- Puzzles in truth logic -- Puzzles in trick logic -- Puzzles in arithmetical logic -- Puzzles in algebraic logic -- Puzzles in combinatory logic -- Puzzles in geometrical logic -- Puzzles in code logic -- Puzzles in time logic -- Puzzles in paradox logic -- A puzzle IQ test
Control code
35269956
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 201 pages
Isbn
9780471157250
Lccn
96034965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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