Category: Puzzles Games

  • Why do Clocks Run Clockwise? And Other Imponderables by David Feldman

    By David Feldman

    Listed below are the solutions to questions which were conserving you and your family up nights, questions that experience pushed households to feuds, questions that nag and nag simply will not allow cross. have you puzzled juts what function these caution labels on mattresses are meant to serve? Or what occurs to the fad that wears off tires? and the way many nutrition have you ever spent wondering the perennially baffling query of why scorching canines come ten to a package deal whereas sizzling puppy buns are available in 8? Why Do Clocks Run Clockwise? has the options to those and rankings of alternative Imponderables. David Feldman's witty and impossible to resist compendium of data is going the place different reference books worry to development, uncovering heavily guarded secrets and techniques, revealing long-hidden proof, and, like several different precious works of detection, by no means letting good adequate by myself. no matter if you must settle these arguments concerning the distinction among a equipment and a caboodle, or simply enthusiastic about dry cleansing, Teflon, Wayne Gretzky, or chocolate bunnies, Why Do Clocks Run Clockwise? is quintessential.
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  • Mathematical Recreations and Essays by W. W. Rouse Ball

    By W. W. Rouse Ball

    12th variation of vintage paintings deals ratings of stimulating, mind-expanding video games and puzzles: arithmetical and geometrical difficulties, chessboard recreations, magic squares, map-coloring difficulties, cryptography and cryptanalysis, even more. "A needs to so as to add for your arithmetic library" — the maths instructor. Index. References for additional research. one hundred fifty black-and-white line illustrations.
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