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  1. NIEHS Brain Teasers
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  6. Book: Moscow Puzzles
  7. MENSA Brain Teasers Archive
  8. British MENSA another one

A Small Collection

  1. Given 5 chains with 3 links in each. You need to join them to create 1 single long chain from them by breaking links and joining them. What is the smallest number of links that you will break and join to make the long chain? (Source: Moscow Puzzles Ch 1, Puzzle #13, pg 5)
  2. Given a box with 8 RED socks and 6 BLUE socks. What is the minimum number of socks you must pick without looking at them so that you will have at least 2 socks of the same color?
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Written by curious

July 22, 2010 at 1:13 pm

Posted in kiddie