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Small coin in the bottle

A guy claims to do the following thing. He puts a coin in a glass bottle. Then, he shuts the mouth of the bottle...
Parable about Merchant

Fateful creative solution

One unfortunate merchant owed a large sum of money to a moneylender. The old, ugly moneylender proposed that he would forget the debt if...
Cheops pyramid height 139 m

Measuring the Great Pyramid

While the famous Greek philosopher Thales of Miletus was in Egypt, he was asked to find out the height of the Great Cheops pyramid. How could...

Passage problem

A car with a container set in the body drives the road that leads under the railway bridge. Just before the bridge the driver...
Big hats problem

Director’s creative solution

There was a problem in the one of Paris’ theaters. Women keep their stylish high hats on at the hall. This caused difficulties for...

A cup of tea

A man called to a waiter in a restaurant, "There's a fly in my tea!" The waiter replied, "I will bring you a fresh...
Creativity and Haha reaction

“AHA” and “HAHA” reactions (b)

1. How many apples can you eat if your stomach is empty? 2. How far can a dog run into the forest? 3. What do you...
Creative riddle ha ha reaction

“AHA and” HAHA” reactions (a)

1. What has two hands and a face, but no arms and legs? 2. What has a neck, but no head? 3. Why did the man...

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...
One Yen

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...
Justyna Kopania paintings

Main theories of Creativity

Metaphysical and topological dimensions of creativity Understanding of the phenomenon and the intrinsic nature of creativity requires the utmost  opening of the semantic contexts, radical...

King Akbar’s Line

One day the Great Akbar drew a line on the floor and asked his sage Birbal to shorten it without touching and ...

Creative vision theory of Genius

Creative vision  theory  5.4. Creative vision  theory  claims that that the fundamental basis of genius, and its source and  body is a Creative Vision, which...

Visionary theory of Genius

Visionary theory 5.3. Visionary theory (from Lat. visio –vision, seeing, idea) claims that the basis of genius is the aptitude for universe, holistic, planetary and...
Setting of the sun. Egypt

Transpersonal theory of Genius

Transpersonal theory 5.2. Transpersonal theory (from Lat. trans - through, over and persona - person) states that the condition of genius is the experience...

Substantial – imperative theory of Genius

Substantial - imperative theory 5.1. Substantial - imerative (from Lat. substantialis-essential, which has an independent existence, from Lat. imperatum - order, command , prescription)  theory...
Michelangelo. Universal Genius

Universe-and-personalistic theory of Genius

Universe-and-personalistic theory 5. Universe-and-personalistic (from Lat. universum - a single  Universe, Latin unio - unity, versum - towards ... or verso-twist, rotate, and from lat....
Buddha. Chan art.

Congregative theory of Genius

Congregative theory 4. Congregative (from Lat. congregatio - integration) theory of genius suggests that the essence of the nature of a genius is manifested in...
Leonardo da Vinci. Theory of Universal genius

Universality Theory of Genius

Universality Theory 3. The Theory of Universality (from Lat. universalis - universal, global, referring to the universe) states that a genius has a unique blend of...

Metapotention theory of Genius

Metapotention theory 2. Metapotention theory  (from Greek meta – through, from Lat. potentia – force, posibility) sees the essence of genius in his aspiration, talent...

Heroic theory of Genius

Heroic Theory Heroic Theory of genius states that a genius is a hero possessing a spiritual greatness, a magic talent, boundless  courage, fearlessness of mind,...
Tatiana Plakhova. Light

Universe theories of Genius

Universe approach to Genius The universe approach to genius assumes that it is based on universal generating and sense formatting  primal essences which are metatheoretical...