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Variety

These form resources related to problem solving, critical thinking, creativity and so on.

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Brain teaser: Puzzles and brain teasers followed by detailed solutions, and not just answers.

Sudoku: Detailed explanatory Sudoku game plays at hardness level Easy, Medium, Hard and Very hard. The series is ideal for learning hands-on how to play Sudoku with growing skill even by an absolute beginner.

Reflections: Thoughtful articles on varied topics.

Innovative creations: Showcasing creativity in ideas or things.

Monkey and the coconuts puzzle with solutions

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An older version of the monkey and the coconuts puzzle was modified by short story writer Ben Williams and published nearly a century ago. From then on the intriguing puzzle attained the status of one of the most attempted and least solved math puzzles of all time. We will present here easily understandable solutions to both using mathematical reasoning and for the modified version using in addition systematic enumeration…

Counting eggs puzzles based on Euclid's division lemma

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We will first present the classic folk puzzle of counting eggs for you to solve. Proceeding further, two ways to the solution will be presented and then the binding characteristics for this type of puzzles will be brought out in the form of framework for creation and systematic solution of similar types of puzzles...

How to solve Einstein's puzzle Whose fish confidently, an improved method based solution

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Five nationals live in five differently colored houses, keep five different pets, drink five different fluids and smoke five different brands of cigarette. From 15 given statements, you have to answer—who owns the fish? Known popularly as Einstein's puzzle it was solved here more than one and half years back. This is an improved method based solution that can be understood and strategies learned by anyone...

Solution of 6 triangles to 5 triangles by 2 moves first matchstick puzzle

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Matchstick puzzles are popular as sticks are easily available and matchstick figures can be physically changed in any way with ease. The solution to the first matchstick puzzle involves clarity in analytical reasoning on shapes, pattern identification and ability to form effective methods...

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