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DetailsAre you a genius?Could you qualify to join Mensa, the international society for high-IQ people? The only requirement for membership is to score in the top two per cent on a standard Mensa-supervised intelligence test. Members include persons who have never finished school and those with advanced degrees, from scientists and investors to housewives and students. Mensa is an organization for people with a high level of brain power. It does not matter whether you are a housewife, student, researcher, businessman or teacher, you can still be a part of Mensa if you are able to stand in the top 2 percent after the standard test. Mensa Book of Brain Teasers by Alan Wareham consists of several brain challenging puzzles and problems to tickle your mind.The book starts with a chapter on warm-ups which prepares you for what is to come and consists of problems like number of squares in a diagram etc. Other puzzles that follow include anagrams, logic, numbers and word-related problems. Power puzzles are the hardest in the book and are hard to solve without the use of a calculator or some previous scientific knowledge.Mensa Book of Brain Teasers is a useful tool for those who are looking to sharpen their mind. You need not become a member of Mensa but instead aspire to be quick and smart about logical problems that you come across in your daily scenarios. The problems in the book are hard to decipher as their standards are high and all of them require intelligence and quick-thinking.Mensa Book of Brain Teasers was published by Orient Paperbacks in 2006 and is available in paperback.The book contains a separate section on complex crossword puzzles. At the end of the book, there are answers for several of the previously-stated puzzles and problems.MENSA BOOK OF BRAIN TEASERS presents puzzles and brain teasers similar to those used by Mensa in its intelligence tests. The puzzles are all graded from easy to very difficult, and, despite the occasional red herring, every one presents a fair challenge. Letter sequences, anagrams, logic boxes, power problems, hidden messages, magic squares and complex crosswords, all provide a thorough intellectual workout. Answers are given at the back of the book, and where necessary, explained. Find out if you are a Mensa genius. Attempt the puzzles in this book. Measure your score and rate your genius. ABOUT THE AUTHOR : Alan Wareham has published several other titles based on logic such as Test Your Brain Power, Mensa Book of Logic Puzzles and A Challenging Book of Knowledge. His books have also been translated into other languages. The author is himself a Mensa member. Alan has over 25 years experience in internet and computing technology. With a background of working in Government, writing books for MENSA and being a consultant in the financial sector, in the early 1990’s Alan decided to focus on computing technology. Within three years he had set up an additional website design business in Singapore. Working between the two, it helped him increase the market in Asia in addition to the existing client base in UK, Europe and North America.
SKU Code PRK B 5266 Weight in Kg 0.2500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9788122201475 Author Name ALAN WAREHAM Publisher Name ORIENT PAPERBACKS