Today, I have another brain teaser for you to figure out. This has been floating around the Internet for some time. Take a look at it, and see if you can solve it. In a few days, I will post back, and discuss the answer.
This brain teaser is more of a critical thinking question, than a math question. You might have seen it floating around the Internet in various places. Every time I’ve seen this problem posted, there’s always a heated debate as to the correct answer… Well, it’s time to solve this problem, once and for all, but… Continue reading “Genius Math”
The speed of light is 299,792,458 Meters per second. What is the speed of darkness?
In 1996, a 19-year-old man was arrested, and charged with murder. Although, the man claimed he was innocent, he was convicted of the crime, and sentenced to 25 years in prison. In 2006, after serving ten years of his sentence, a man came forward with an incredible story, that he, in fact, was the person… Continue reading “Jail Pass”
There is an island, upon which a tribe resides. The residents either have blue eyes, or brown eyes. Yet, it is taboo to talk about eye color in any way. Thus, one resident can see the eye colors of all other residents, but has no way of discovering his own (there are no reflective surfaces). … Continue reading “Suicide Island”
Task: List the sum of all numbers between 7,777, and 70,000, where the numbers are divisible by 7. Identification of the problem The crux of this problem is to break the larger numbers down, into smaller sets, or groups, so that we can try and identify some type of pattern to work with. To solve… Continue reading “Number Sets”
Mr. & Mrs. Anbouba recently attended a party, at which, there were three other couples. Various handshakes took place. No one shook hands with their spouse. No one shook his, or her, own hand. No one shook hands with the same person twice. At the end of the evening, Mrs. Anbouba asked the seven-other people,… Continue reading “Mr. & Mrs. Anbouba”