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Mindtrap #24

April 14, 2019

The Isle of Begile is a place where the natives always lie, and the visitors always tell the truth. Shadow is interviewing prospective candidates for police work, the requirements being that the person must be a truth teller. While interviewing a young man for the job, the applicant suddenly volunteers that the woman in line behind him had confided that she is a native. Is the young man in the interview qualified for the job?

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Mindtrap #23

March 9, 2019

Scheming Suzie is afraid of monsters hiding under her bed. She usually runs from her bedroom door and leaps onto her bed so the monsters can't get her. Even though Suzie's bed is twelve feet from the door, she manages to switch off her light and jump into bed before her room is dark. Since Suzie doesn't use any  to flip the switch, how is she able to accomplish this remarkable feat?

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Mindtrap #22

January 3, 2019

The music stopped and the crowd in the tent watched as the blindfolded man fell to his death. The man was murdered. How did it happen.

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Mindtrap #21

January 3, 2019

As you approach the centre of a turning wheel, the speed decreases. Owing to this fact, does the exact centre of a wheel rotate when the wheel turns?

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