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Strange glasses (Posted on 2006-09-12) Difficulty: 1 of 5
As they entered theater, each took a pair of glasses and put them on.

"See, how they work," the first said, "is the right lens is polarized vertically and--"

"Wait, what do you mean by 'polarized'?" said the second.

"A vertically polarized lets no horizontally polarized light in, and a horizontally polarized lens lets no vertically polarized light in," said the third. "If two perpendicularly polarized lenses are put together, no light is let through."

"So as I was saying, the right lens is polarized vertically, and the left horizontally, or vice versa, such that each eye sees a different picture."

The second had an idea. "So that means if I..." He closed his right eye, and smiled. "Yes, I can only see your right eye."

The fourth and final person (you, of course), sensed something wrong. First, you verified the second's observation. Then, you said...

See The Solution Submitted by Tristan    
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  Subject Author Date
...drew2006-10-26 14:19:40
Hints/TipsaboutTristan2006-09-15 00:31:46
re: solutionDennis2006-09-14 18:17:12
solutionRay Johnson2006-09-14 15:06:20
SolutionKenny M2006-09-13 21:36:15
re: solution (not so sure?)Kenny M2006-09-13 21:31:14
SolutionsolutionCharlie2006-09-12 20:09:10
No SubjectJLo2006-09-12 13:05:05
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