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Riddle 9


When thinking about the next Riddle to be posted on Psikita, I was reminded to a simple brain teaser gave to me when I was still a kid. To be honest, I solved this riddle that time, but it took a really long time. I hope you could solved this riddle too, but in a shorter time than mine. ๐Ÿ™‚

As you can see in the picture above, there are 18 matches arranged to shape 6 equal squares.

Is it possible to remove only 2 matches and remain 4 equal squares?

If you said that it is possible, which 2 matches should be removed from the arrangement?

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  1. March 4, 2011 at 10:10 am

    I solved it! \(ยดโ–ฝ`)/

  2. kucing
    March 6, 2011 at 2:46 pm

    3/7/11 n 8/12/16

    • March 6, 2011 at 2:55 pm

      only 2 matches are allowed to be removed. If this is your answer, it means you have remove 6 matches in total. ๐Ÿ™‚
      Nice Try …

  3. March 7, 2011 at 9:31 pm

    8 ke 4 n 15 ke 11

  4. Martina Lydia
    March 7, 2011 at 9:41 pm

    2 & 17

  5. kucing
    March 9, 2011 at 2:03 pm

    it’s not and, / means or.

    there r actually lots of ways to leave 4 equal squares.

  1. March 15, 2011 at 8:42 am

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