Synopses & Reviews
If you love classic logic puzzles, you know how hard it is to find good ones. Thankfully, the folks at mental_floss
--the popular trivia magazine--have come to the rescue with a topnotch book of 72 puzzles that will flex your logical reasoning to the max. Each puzzle comes with a grid to mark your deductions, so put on your thinking cap and start solving. And don't worry if you have to erase your answers; the high-quality paper won't rip!
Level 2 ups the ante by turning some of the search words into anagrams, swapping letters, and featuring phrases where every answer is made up of the same handful of letters.
What's the verdict? These challenging conundrums give wannabe attorneys the edge they need to succeed! Every game contains the type of problems encountered on admissions tests to law schools, with questions that help sharpen reasoning skills and powers of logic. So grab a study buddy, and start solving. We rest our case . . . so you can win yours!
About the Author
Mark Zegarelli holds degrees in math and English from Rutgers University. He is the author of four puzzle books for Sterling as well as Logic for Dummies (Wiley Publishing). He is currently at work on a new book, Basic Math and Pre-Algebra for Dummies (also Wiley). Mark currently splits his time between his hometown of Long Branch, NJ, and his adopted city of San Francisco, CA.