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1 According to another tale, Apollo killed them with a trick.
2 Ajax, "Unconquered", and furious, becomes crazed and slaughters the Achaians' herds of captured livestock, believing them to be his enemies through a trick of Athena.
3 The witches were successful in preventing the birth until Historis, daughter of Tiresias, thought of a trick to deceive the witches.
4 In July 1783, he again wrote to his father of "a trick of Salieri's", one of several letters in which Mozart accused Salieri of trickery.
5 Legend has it that Zhōu Yōu Wáng, king of the Western Zhou dynasty, played a trick multiple times in order to amuse his often melancholy concubine, ordering beacon towers lit to fool his Marquess and soldiers.
6 The act of purposefully using this force to lift the rear wheel and balance on the front without tipping over is a trick known as a stoppie, endo, or front wheelie.
7 Contract bridge, or simply bridge, is a trick-taking card game using a standard 52-card deck.
8 The idea of a trick-taking 52-card game has its first documented origins in Italy and France.
9 A trick starts when a player leads, i.e. plays the first card.
10 If one or more players plays a trump to a trick when void in the suit led, the highest trump wins.
11 Terence Reese, a prolific author of bridge books, points out that there are only four ways of taking a trick by force, two of which are very easy: Nearly all trick-taking techniques in bridge can be reduced to one of these four methods.
12 On this hand, the trump ace, a spade, and a diamond trick must be lost, so declarer must not lose a trick in clubs.
13 If the ♣K is held by West, South will find it very hard to prevent it from making a trick (unless West leads a club).
14 South enters the dummy (i.e. wins a trick in the dummy's hand) by leading a low diamond, using dummy's ♦A to win the trick, and leads the ♣Q from dummy to the next trick.
15 Our officers of cavalry have acquired a trick of galloping at everything.
16 John Raskob realized the 1,050-foot Empire State Building would only be 4 feet (1.2 m) taller than the Chrysler Building, and Raskob was afraid that Walter Chrysler might try to "pull a trick like hiding a rod in the spire and then sticking it up at the last minute."
17 The 1,050-foot Empire State Building would only be 4 feet (1.2 m) taller than the Chrysler Building, and Raskob was afraid that Chrysler might try to "pull a trick like hiding a rod in the spire and then sticking it up at the last minute."
18 Gillian noted that in her mother's adventure, detective and school stories for older children, "the hook is the strong storyline with plenty of cliffhangers, a trick she acquired from her years of writing serialised stories for children's magazines.
19 George Berkeley’s main argument was structured around the fact that we have no proof that anything that we are seeing isn’t just our brains playing a trick on us. Just because one can see something in front of them it does not mean it exists or it is real.
20 to prevent this, he swallowed all of his newborn children whole until Rhea tricked him into swallowing a stone instead of her youngest child, Zeus.
21 The witches were successful in preventing the birth until Historis, daughter of Tiresias, thought of a trick to deceive the witches.
22 In effect, Omnibus Hearts is really a variant of Black Lady to which has been added the bonus card of the 10♦ which earns 10 plus points for the player who takes it in a trick.
23 Randi said: "Yes, indeed, I'm a trickster, I'm a cheat, I'm a charlatan, that's what I do for a living.
24 When Randi personally demonstrated to Pell that he could reveal—by simple trickery—a concealed drawing that had been secretly made by the senator, Pell refused to believe that it was a trick, saying: "I think Randi may be a psychic and doesn't realize it." Randi has consistently denied having any paranormal powers or abilities.
25 According to Quintus, Laocoön begged the Trojans to set fire to the horse to ensure it was not a trick.
26 But Stalin's distrust of the British led him to ignore their warnings in the belief that they were a trick designed to bring the Soviet Union into the war on their side.
27 The oldest record of Prometheus is in Hesiod, but stories of theft of fire by a trickster figure are widespread around the world.
28 In the trick at Mecone (535–544), a sacrificial meal marking the "settling of accounts" between mortals and immortals, Prometheus played a trick against Zeus.
29 Hansel visited the campus where the experiments took place and discovered the results could have originated through the use of a trick so could not regarded as supplying evidence for ESP.
30 If he succeeds he receives twice the number of points for a trickless game, but if he misses a single trick (even one lacking points), he must pay twice the value his opponents would have paid him for a trickless hand.