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1,000 Playthinks: Puzzles, Paradoxes, Illusions & Games

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1000 PLAYTHINKS is the most compulsive, head-scratching, and--at 5.08 pounds--gargantuan puzzle book ever. An obsessive collection of 1,000 challenges, puzzles, riddles, illusions-both original as well as must-do classics. Jam-packed on the page and illustrated throughout in full-color, with a visual for each entry, the book, opened anywhere, is like a call to action. And ...more
Spiral-bound, 432 pages
Published October 1st 2001 by Workman Publishing Company
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Obied Alahmed
Sep 12, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
جميل

يمكن استخدامه لتنشيط العضلات المخية بين فترة وآخرى

أنصح به الآباء والامهات لاختيار تمارين للأطفال فهو جيد وخاصة أنه يتضمن مستويات عديدة من الصعوبة

و على فكرة مفيد للأمهات يلي ما عبيلاقو وقت للقراءة بسبب الأولاد ... فورطي أولادك بشي لغز وعيري مستوى الصعوبة على حسب طول الرواية أو الكتاب اللي ناوية تقرأيه وحتشوفيهن انشغلو عنك عدة ساعات
Bryan
Jul 03, 2010 added it
Review of review?: I apologize - this may be more of a review of a review than a review of the book itself, but it MAY help your decisions. I've learned enough about the book from these reviews to realize there are some sloppy mistakes and things to watch for.

On the other hand, the review of KC Carrel below (Dec 29, 2003) ALSO contains some SERIOUS mistakes. His/her 2nd paragraph is flat out WRONG. The probability in the problem referred IS 18/36, not 12/21, and her/his discussion of "outcomes"
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Robert Owens
Apr 07, 2012 marked it as do-not-plan-to-read
Shelves: puzzles, in-classroom, own
I believe I purchased this from Books Are Fun at school back at Durand. It is still in the shrink wrap. I believe I purchased this for a gift for one of my nephews but never sent it.

Hmmm . . . who is going to receive this now lo these many years later?
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