Tag Archives: Puzzles

The Triangles Puzzle

After having some fun with the squares puzzle posted on Facebook, I saw this one tonight.  It asked how many triangles are there in the picture.  Options are 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13. I see 13.  Here’s how I … Continue reading

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Finding the Beast in Nonpositive Integers

On Facebook, my friend Mike just opined that the percentage of nonpositive integers that contain the number 666 is just below one tenth of a percent. Well, I had to see how close he was … at least how close … Continue reading

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The Squares Puzzle

( See also, The Triangles Puzzle … ) A number of my Facebook friends have been posting a puzzle based on the image below. How many squares can you count in the above image.  I count 40.  I’ve included several … Continue reading

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