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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
The Relative Riddle
This week's Puzzle Corner is a classic riddle requiring reasoning to reconcile. (Please forgive the crude alliteration.) While many of you have encou [more]
The Frustrated Farmer
This week's puzzle has been around for many years. It is one of a family of puzzles which have varying degrees of difficulty. These puzzles usually h [more]
Five Squares, One Square
A while back I posted a five triangle puzzle that involved putting together five 30-60-90 triangles to form a single triangle. Of all of the dozens o [more]
Perplexing Pencil Problem
This week's post introduces a wonderful topological puzzle. Topology is one of the newest fields in mathematics. To illustrate this, note that Henri [more]
Five Squares, One Square: Solution
In two previous blog posts I talked about a puzzle made up of five two by two squares, where each square was cut in two along a line from a vertex to [more]
The Eight-Digit Puzzle
Using a piece of scratch paper, cut eight rectangular cards that will fit in the boxes below. Write a 1 on the first card, a 2 on the second card, an [more]