Category Archives for "Allaka-Puzzles"

Knot in Hank

​The "Set-up"

​How can you pick up the hank, with one end in each hand, and tie a knot in it without letting go of the ends.  Hmmm, that's a pretty good puzzle, but once you show them how, they will have fun sharing it with others!  So be sure you reach your audience first.  Rebo does a great job playing with the puzzle with Mark.

Click on the image to the right to see the answer!

The Eight 8’s

​The "Set-up"

​The Eight 8's, is a fun math puzzle.  Can you somehow add up eight 8's to equal 1000?  If you simply add 8+8=16, if you multiply then 8x8=64.  So there must be another way to organize eight 8's so that they total 1000? Click on the photo to the right to find the secret