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: A Bit of Polish

Hello dear readers, I hope you put on your puzzle solving hats, because I am back for another Solve it Sunday! This one might be tricky for those who don’t live with snow in the winter, but you might know the answer anyways. Here is the riddle, and as always, the solution is in theContinue reading “Solve it Sunday: A Bit of Polish”

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”

Solve it Sunday: A Curious Thought

This one might be a bit trickier than you think. It got me when I first read it, but read it carefully before you think you have the answer. As always…answers in the comments It has been said that the ultimate in exclusivity would be to build a house which possessed windows facing south onContinue reading “Solve it Sunday: A Curious Thought”

Solve it Sunday: Ciphertext

This is a quote made my Albert Einstein. If you can find it then maybe you’d be able to recognize it. Good luck! In this puzzle, the challenge is to decrypt a quotation that has been made obscure by the use of a simple cypher. Are you able to work out what it says?

Solve it Sunday: High Wire

Are you scared of heights? This riddle is all about high-wire walking. No math involved, just some critical thinking or maybe some random knowledge involved. An incredible amount of skill, dedication and fitness is required to master the art of high-wire walking. However, when you see such a masterful athlete proceeding to and fro overContinue reading “Solve it Sunday: High Wire”