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Solution to Puzzle #139: Gold Links

Apologies for skipping last weekend, I was traveling on work!

I got correct answers from three people – Pratik Poddar, Abhinav Jain and Suman Saraf. Well done! 91 more words

Alok Goyal

Logical Reasoning in Pattern Recognition

A Bongard problem is a kind of puzzle invented by the Soviet computer scientist Michael Bongard (1924–1971) in the mid-1960s. He died in 1971 during a hiking expedition in the Pamir Mountains.  101 more words


Frame Games for the Brain

I declare it is time for some more frame games.  Why are we doing these logic puzzlers and brain teasers you may ask?

Because, they provide numerous benefits such as: 115 more words

The Brain Gym

The logic puzzle almost everyone gets wrong

This is a very famous logic problem:

“Jack is looking at Anne, but Anne is looking at George. Jack is married, but George is not. Is a married person looking at an unmarried person? 76 more words

Math Education

Puzzle #139: Gold Links

This is another famous puzzle in the Martin Gardner collection, and variations of this puzzle exist in different “sizes”. This particular one has been picked up from… 331 more words

Alok Goyal

Solution to Puzzle #137: The Burning Island

As I mentioned, this was an untypical problem, and I did not get as many responses :-( The ones who responded correctly included Girish Tutakne, Suman Saraf and Neeraj Aggarwal+Anisha Goyal as a team over the lunch table! 87 more words

Alok Goyal

Puzzle #137: Burning Island

For a change, this one is not a mathematical puzzle, but a nice logic puzzle (and there is no play of words here). I took this one from mathsisfun.com… 143 more words

Alok Goyal