You might have heard the expression "The hand is quicker than the eye." This expression refers to magic. People believe that magicians can do amazing tricks. They pull flowers out of a hat. They know what card a person is thinking about in a deck of cards. Sometimes they even make people "disappear."
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ABRACADABRA amazing tricks American Magicians Ask a volunteer audience member audience's attention BALLS TRICK Brotherhood of Magicians buy a wand card the volunteer card tricks cards face chosen card coin tricks column the card cork cup mouth CUPS AND BALLS Deal the cards deceptive deck of cards dollar bill entertain equipment escape famous find the card FOUR ACES glue stick Ibn Batuta wrote illusion tricks International Brotherhood Keep moving KEEPING YOUR AUDIENCE'S KINDS OF MAGIC left hand MACIC MACK Magic Circle magic powers magic that involves magicians perform memorized card mentalist misdirection moving the handkerchief number value organization paper clip perform close-up magic PERFORMING MAGIC TRICKS performing your tricks Pick Place the cup point it slightly Repeat step right hand skillful hand movements sleight-of-hand tricks Society of American Tell the audience thumb top card type of magic volunteer chose volunteer to cut volunteer's card wax or glue Young Magicians