A Thinker’s Daily Challenge (Volume 1) – Quiz Book
My Mother is going to be 80 years old this year and she has always liked doing puzzles and other books. It has helped her because she still thinks clearly and is still working 2 days a week. This quiz book was perfect for her. It has such a large variety of challenges that everyone will find some of their favorites.
Young and old alike love “quiz shows,” and this budding educational book series provides a similar experience. Volume 1 covers geography, history, the sciences, and pop culture. It features rebus and word finder puzzles, image identifications in b/w and color, short stories, questions presented in a variety of formats, along with many surprises! Celebrity endorsed (Alex Trebek of Jeopardy!, Jeff Foxworthy of Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?, and Prof. Philip Bigler – 1998 National Teacher of the Year), is a Mom’s Choice Awards® recipient, and a “NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner for Summer 2015” in the category of: Games and Puzzles.
This book masters the formula of making “learning fun!” Its inspiration and driving force is the popular old adage, “you learn something new every day.” The volume follows a unique “daily format,” covers geography, history, and the sciences. It features rebus and word finder puzzles, image identifications (in b/w and color), short stories, questions presented in a number of formats, and many surprises!
Here is a partial list of what you will find:
- ghost towns
- famous faces
- comic strips
- outline maps
- U.S. Presidents
- national flags
- animal tracks and wildlife photographs
- noteworthy buildings and structures
“I found your book to be as much fun as doing crossword puzzles, but much harder on my ego!”
Alex Trebek – Beloved Host of Jeopardy!
“It seems like this book is going to be a winner! Learning can be fun for sure!”
Jeff Foxworthy – Popular Entertainer
“…it’s a refreshing intellectual delight!”
Professor Philip Bigler – 1998 National Teacher of the Year
“A great book for those of us who love to keep learning!”
G.G. Gordon, Host – High School Bowl(Public TV 13 – Marquette MI)
“A stimulating and thought provoking little volume which will enrich your day.”
Miss Jean (R. Worthley), Host –Hodgepodge Lodge (Maryland Public Television)
“This book offers many topics and clever challenges, along with a beautiful and inviting layout.”
Renato Tavolieri Filho – Educator in Brazil
“This book is cross training for the brain, and absolutely fun.”
Michael Lussier – Imaging Specialist
This has a large variety of fun and challenging games and puzzles. You get 144 days of challenges! Things like do you know what kind of cookie was President Lincoln’s favorite?
The answers are in the back if you choose to look, I did! Sometimes if you look at 1 answer it makes it easier to figure out the answers to the next few.
You can find words associate with South Africa, Argentina, Sweden, India, Peru, Egypt, Canada, China, New Zealand, Italy, France, or the U.S.A. Make a list of words you found on the page below.
Do you know all these countries flags? Or can you identify who is in the picture?
This is a wonderful book to keep our brain thinking and give us a break from the computer screens! You could even use it as a game at an adult party.
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