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Ship Ladder Puzzle

A ship is at anchor. Over its side hangs a rope ladder with rungs a foot apart. The tide rises at the...

Inventive General

During a momentous battle, a Japanese general decided to attack even though his army was greatly outnumbered. He was confident they would win, but...

Damage in favor

An absolute failure lived in Las Vegas. He was always losing. Suddenly, he married a beautiful woman - millionaire. They started to visit casino...

Round or square?

This is frequently asked interview puzzle Why is it better to have round manhole covers than square ones?Round covers cannot be dropped or fall down...

The Light Switches Riddle

There are three switches outside a closed room. There are three lamps inside the room. You can flip the switches as much as you...

The school inspection

A school teacher knew that the school superintendent would visit the next day. The superintendent would ask questions such as spellings or mental...

The Relativity of Truth

“What is your age?” asked the judge. “Remember you’re under oath” “I am twenty one years and some months” the woman answered. Really she was an...

Missing petrol

During the gasoline transporting from one plant to another, the fuel tanker ever wasted 10 liters of gasoline. The process of filling the tank...

Brilliant simplicity

One Major Research Institute has been tasked to measure the temperature of weevil, a pest beetle. Long-term investigations and the use of expensive equipment were...

Napoleon’s creative solution

In 1804, Napoleon Bonaparte desired to take the title of Emperor in order to possess a great Western empire, just as his idol Charles...

Writers and poets about creativity

Great writers and poets about creativity If you strike upon a thought that baffles you, break off from that entanglement and try another, so shall...

Painters and sculptors about creativity

Great artists, painters and sculptors about creativity Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than...

Philosophers about Creativity

Great philosophers about creativity Creativity comes from awakening and directing men's higher natures, which originate in the primal depths of the universe and are appointed...

Geniuses and celebrities about Creativity

Genius on Creativity Imagination is a powerful agent for creating, as it were, a second nature out of the material supplied to it by actual...

Mechanisms of Creative Dialogue with the World

Sergey L. Markov. Mechanisms of Creative Dialogue with the World Markov, S. L. (1997) Mechanisms of Creative Dialogue With the World. Paper presented at the...

A genetic approach to the nature of genius

Sergey L. Markov. A genetic approach to the nature of genius Abstract. Іn the article the main characteristics, stages and modifications of the genetic approach...

Formation of creative vision of an individual as the universal method of enhancing creativity

Sergey L. Markov. Formation of creative vision of an individual as the universal method of enhancing creativity Abstract. The major classical and modern methods of...

Сreative approach to security management

Markov S. L. Сreative approach to security  management Abstract. The article deals with new approaches and methods for security management in the face of rising...

Personal mechanisms of sense creation

Sergey L. Markov. Personal mechanisms of sense creation The paper discusses and analyzes the personal mechanisms of grasping and creating the new meanings. The system...

Sense creation in the structure of processes of meaning dynamics

Sergey L. Markov. Sense creation in the structure of processes of meaning dynamics The article discusses the basic processes of meaning dynamics of personality, reveals...