Brain-Busting Lateral Thinking Puzzles

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These are think-out-of-the-box brainbusters, lots of fun for anyone who enjoys a challenge. Some of the situations presented may seem really strange, and almost impossible to solve, but once the obvious assumptions are discarded, the answers begin to come into focus. The key lies in being creative, and getting into the groove by trying the easier puzzles before moving on to the super-hard ones. The collection includes problems that use visual clues, timed questions, and thorny conundrums that ask you to look for ...
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Overview

These are think-out-of-the-box brainbusters, lots of fun for anyone who enjoys a challenge. Some of the situations presented may seem really strange, and almost impossible to solve, but once the obvious assumptions are discarded, the answers begin to come into focus. The key lies in being creative, and getting into the groove by trying the easier puzzles before moving on to the super-hard ones. The collection includes problems that use visual clues, timed questions, and thorny conundrums that ask you to look for sequences, uncover relationships, use deductive reasoning, and make clever observations. It’s a true test of anyone's smarts.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402712494
  • Publisher: Puzzlewright
  • Publication date: 5/28/2004
  • Series: Mensa Series
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 542,141
  • Product dimensions: 5.38 (w) x 8.22 (h) x 0.54 (d)

Table of Contents

Instructions 9
The Puzzles 13
Warm-Up Puzzles 14
Workout Puzzles 22
Strenuous Puzzles 30
Super-Strenuous Puzzles 43
Easy Puzzles 53
People Puzzles 60
Crime Puzzles 68
Historical Puzzles 81
Gruesome Puzzles 87
Fiendish Puzzles 92
The Clues 97
The Answers 143
About the Authors 183
Index 184
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