Can you solve the egg drop riddle? - Yossi Elran
Can you solve the egg drop riddle? - Yossi Elran
Can you solve the egg drop riddle? - Yossi Elran
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The city has just opened its one-of-a-kind Faberge Egg Museum, with a single egg displayed on each floor of a 100-story building -- and the world’s most notorious jewel thief already has her eyes on the prize. Can you help the thief formulate a plan that will drop the most expensive egg she can get safely into her waiting truck? Yossi Elran shows how.

Lesson by Yossi Elran, directed by Artrake Studio.

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