#28: A Foolery of Fun


Participants will work with one or two others to figure out the answers to deceptively simple problems, designed to “fool” participants who do not analyze the questions carefully enough.


To encourage participants to apply deliberate, critical thought to problem scenarios.


• Copies of Worksheet #28-1, one per participant• Copies of Worksheet #28-2, one per participant


About 20 minutes


Prepare copies of the worksheets. Ideally, you can arrange seating so participants can work in pairs or triads.


The questions on this worksheet activity are designed to fool the problem solver, in that the answers are not obvious but are definitely ...

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