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brain-teaser

A puzzle or riddle that is challenging to solve. Boy, that's a real brain-teaser—anyone got any ideas for what it could mean?

brain-teaser

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IMPRESSIVE J Horn features incredibly detailed environments complete with strange creatures BAMBOOZLE J The Curse is a real brain-teaser that will have you in a muddle in no time at all
The Redsused to be regular participants in the traditional curtain-raiser to the football season but this will be only the fourth time this century so to mark the occasion, we've delved into the archive to find some brain-teasers on Liverpool's history in the competition, going right back to when it used to be called the Charity Shield!
But mostly I just enjoyed trying to solve the brain-teasers without having a family bust-up.
Thursday Thought helps us think more about lots of life's big questions, riddles and brain-teasers. Word of the Week helps us broaden our vocabulary and encourages us to write more successfully.
SHE Remembered Caterpillars is a wilfully enigmatic puzzle game, that paints an odd mythology over a colourful world of writhing bridges and organic brain-teasers.
Hold a music night -- Learning to play a musical instrument helps people of all ages build memory and spatial awareness; Include theatre, museums and galleries in your summer plans to engage the creative side of your brain; Relax with puzzles, brain-teasers, chess, card games or a good book to de-stress while keeping your brain active; Get outside and play -- Physical activity is important at every age, but for older adults in particular, it can reduce risks associated with dementia.
In the first part of the event, they learnt about code writing, had to generate animated figures and solve brain-teasers. In the second part, they put their knowledge to goo use by applying their knowhow into games and trials in an attempt to programme a real robot.
His brain-teasers tonight are on the theme of crime.
Some of the mind games include: name certain defined words beginning with the letter A, identify six sounds recorded in a gym, mentally fold/cut/unfold a piece of paper, and many more brain-teasers grounded in language, geography, math, and logic.
Insurmountable Simplicities: Thirty-Nine Philosophical Conundrums presents a veritable smorgasbord of philosophical brain-teasers to be pondered at length by novice and veteran thinkers alike.
Reproducible activities can be used with youngsters as class openers, problems of the day, challenges, contests, brain-teasers, or supplements to content being studied.
Crosswords fan Brian Nuggert, of Sydney, has finally completed one of the brain-teasers - after 40 YEARS.
Byron's works linger like complicated, multitextured brain-teasers. Close in spirit to the light bulb drawn over a cartoon-figure's head, the candle-busts turn the Enlightenment's belief in subject-centered reason into a visual pun.
Though crossword puzzles are the primary feature, a medley of other brain-teasers round out Mad Tausig vs The Interplanetary Puzzling Peace Patrol.
BRAIN-TEASERS will be set at a Nuneaton hotel this weekend to help raise funds for the town's Mary Ann Evans Hospice.