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Logic

Stretch your analytic muscles with truth-tellers, liars, logical robots, and more!

The beginning of our introductory math journey is Logic. Through these challenging problem solving exercises, you'll construct the critical thinking skills that are the basis for mathematical reasoning.

You'll use limited information to make predictions – eliminating the impossible to uncover the truth. This course builds up to some truly mind-bending challenges!

Interactive
quizzes

18

Concepts and
exercises

140+
  1. 1

    Introduction

    Put your logic to the test with these warmups!

    1. Warmup Puzzles

      Get started with some logic warmups.

    2. Truth-Seeking

      Who or what is telling the truth?

    3. Out of Order

      Stretch the information you're given as far as you can go.

  2. 2

    Puzzles and Riddles

    Eliminate the impossible and uncover the truth!

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      Where to Begin?

      What order do these racers finish in?

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      What's the Worst that Could Happen?

      Solve problems by considering the worst case scenario.

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      Shuffles

      Where did everything get shuffled to?

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      False Information

      Sometimes the information you're given is not reliable.

  3. 3

    Multi-Level Thinking

    Even trickier puzzles and the tools you need to solve them.

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      I Don't Know

      Can you gain information from ignorance?

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      Hat Puzzles

      Can you figure out who can figure out the color of their hat?

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      Hat Colors with Strategy

      Now there are more hats and more people.

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      Red-Eyed Dragons

      Exactly how much can you learn from no one knowing anything?

  4. 4

    The Rational Detective

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      Androids

      Can you get a lying android to tell you the truth?

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      Extrapolate

      What happens when you try to apply logic to a crowd?

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      Unknown Answers

      Compare answers to see if you can unpack the truth.

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      Jokers

      Some people just want to watch the logical world burn.