A logic puzzle is a puzzle deriving from the mathematics field of deduction.
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... The Hardest Logic Puzzle Ever is a logic puzzle invented by American philosopher and logician George Boolos and published in The Harvard Review of Philosophy in 1996 ... The puzzle is inspired by Raymond Smullyan ...
... Another form of logic puzzle, popular among puzzle enthusiasts and available in magazines dedicated to the subject, is a format in which the set-up to a scenario is given, as well as the object ... These are often referred to as "logic grid" puzzles ... The most famous example may be the so-called Zebra Puzzle, which asks the question Who Owned the Zebra? ...
... Kakuro or Kakkuro (Japanese カックロ) is a kind of logic puzzle that is often referred to as a mathematical transliteration of the crossword ... Kakuro puzzles are regular features in many math-and-logic puzzle publications in the United States ... seems to have gained general acceptance and the puzzles appear to be titled this way now in most publications ...
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“Waiting for the race to become official, he began to feel as if he had as much effect on the final outcome of the operation as a single piece of a jumbo jigsaw puzzle has to its predetermined final design. Only the addition of the missing fragments of the puzzle would reveal if the picture was as he guessed it would be.”
—Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928)
“...some sort of false logic has crept into our schools, for the people whom I have seen doing housework or cooking know nothing of botany or chemistry, and the people who know botany and chemistry do not cook or sweep. The conclusion seems to be, if one knows chemistry she must not cook or do housework.”
—Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (18421911)