Solve it Sunday: The Eight Queens

Dear readers, I hope you like chess, or at least have a basic understanding of the concepts because you’ll need to know how one of the pieces work. If you like this puzzle, or are interested in solving other ones, make sure to follow me on social media!Twitter  | Instagram | Goodreads | Facebook  Max Bezzel, aContinue reading “Solve it Sunday: The Eight Queens”

Solve it Sunday: In A Spin

Hello everyone! I’m back with another post for Solve it Sunday after missing last week. I hope you enjoy this one. It was a lot of fun talking through it with some friends, seeing if we could find an answer. Thanks to the work of Copernicus, Galileo, and may others, we know that the dayContinue reading “Solve it Sunday: In A Spin”

Solve it Sunday: Gold Standard

This question may seem laughable at first glance. I assure you, however, that I have no intention of making sport with you. Simplicity does not always indicate triviality. Which is heavier – a 1-ton block of wood, or a 1-ton block of gold? You may assume that both blocks are being weighed on the sameContinue reading “Solve it Sunday: Gold Standard”