Sarah Bernardth creative solution

The great French actress Sarah Bernhardt, at the height of her fame, found a rival in the person of one young actress, who was...

“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...

Convert Harm Into Benefit – Timur’s decision

Turco-Mongol commander and conqueror Timur (Tamerlane, 1336-1405), invaded northern India, attacking the Delhi Sultanate. The battle between  Turco-Mongol conqueror and Indian forces took place in 1398. ...

How many 9 comes..?

In the city, a new district with 100 houses was constructed. Experts that produce nameplates, manufactured and brought a pack of new ones with the...

Survivorship bias and the flip side of things

During World War II, the Hungarian mathematician Abraham Wald, who worked in the SRG laboratory in New York, considered how to minimize bomber losses...

A challenge for the fisherman – solution of practical problem

One fisherman bought himself a new fishing rod with 5 feet long. He has to commute home by public transport, where it is forbidden to...

The Importance of a Good Problem Statement

A metal rod stirred the liquid molten metal. However, at the same time it was collapsing and polluting the metal. The solution to the problem...

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 wiping out...

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...

Spartacus creative solution

Spartacus had been surrounded and locked by the Roman cohorts at the top of Mount Vesuvius. A huge army stood in front of  him and a deep chasm...

The school inspection

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

The benefits of capacity seeing yourself through the eyes of others

Three hats are offered to two players – one white and two red. They close their eyes and are told that each of them will...