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Problem #037 - game of coins

Alice and Bob sit across each other, ready for their game of coins. Who will emerge victorious?

Problem #025 - knight's tour

Alice and Bob sit down, face to face, with a chessboard in front of them. They are going to play a little game, but this game only has a single knight... Who will win?

Problem #024 - hats in a line

Some people are standing quiet in a line, each person with a hat that has one of two colours. How many people can guess their colour correctly?

Problem #021 - predicting coin tosses

Alice and Bob are going to be locked away separately and their faith depends on their guessing random coin tosses!

Problem #006 - stacks of beans

I find the problem in this post rather fun to think about because it is a problem about a game that can actually be played between two players.