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Welcome to our Puzzle Corner where you will find a collection of math and science puzzles to stimulate and engage your students.  They are sorted into categories which you’ll find in the left-hand column.  Use the links provided to explore and enjoy these puzzles.

Some Random Puzzles
Alternate Arrangements
Six drinking glasses are arranged in a row. The first three are filled with water; the next three are empty. Is it possible to get the full and empty [more]
The Fifteen Cent Flip
The Puzzle Corner activity this week comes from the great puzzlist Martin Gardner. In his book Perplexing Puzzles and Tantalizing Teasers, this ga [more]
Relative Reckonings
This week's Puzzle Corner activity comes from the field of recreational mathematics where people do math just for the fun of it. One of the areas of [more]
The Five Triangle Puzzle: Solutions
The Five Triangle Puzzle was the subject of a post back on February 11. I’m hopeful that some of you will have downloaded the pieces and solved the [more]
Puzzling Over Prices
The Puzzle Corner activity this week is a thought puzzle that presents an interesting paradox. Solving it will require some divergent thinking on t [more]
Tangled Hearts
This week's activity is a disentanglement puzzle. These puzzles range from simple to difficult and most appear, at first glance, to be impossible. On [more]