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An EGGSellent Situation

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Puzzle ID:#407
Fun:*** (2.59)
Difficulty:** (1.32)
Submitted By:Mr. GAus*****
Corrected By:Dave




A man has two eggs. One is raw and the other is boiled. He would like to eat the boiled egg for lunch and save the raw one to have for breakfast the next morning. How can he find the boiled egg without breaking the wrong egg by mistake?


If the man spins the eggs on a flat surface, the hardboiled egg will spin more smoothly than the raw egg. The raw egg will wobble when spun.

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