Monthly Archives: November 2018

Two Bridge Hands

One early and sunny Sunday afternoon at the Royal Banana Plantation Bridge Club, there arose an animated discussion as to whether hand A consisting of five clubs, four hearts, three diamonds and one spade was more probable than hand B … Continue reading

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Days Off

“I heard you have a new job, Dirk,” said Barney, taking a sip of his beer. “Yea, I do, Barney, and it’s a really great job because I get a lot of time off to go fishing at the lake,” … Continue reading

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The Odd Phone Number

“I forgot to ask for your phone number, Julia,” shouted Roger desperately running after the bus that was pulling away from the airport terminal. “It has three sixes, two two’s, and two nines,” shouted Julia back through the window as … Continue reading

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Six Colored Balls

“Daddy, what are these six colored balls for?” “Well, son, you’ll notice that three of them are red, two blue and one is green. The red balls all have the number one printed on them, the blue balls all have … Continue reading

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Intriguing Puzzles Book 1

Intriguing Puzzles Book 1 is now available for purchase. Intriguing Puzzles Book 1 contains 50 puzzles selected from the many puzzles on this blog and includes complete solutions and the mathematics you need to solve them. Intriguing Puzzles Book 1 … Continue reading

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