21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills

16. Move one single matchstick to solve the mathematical equation below.

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills move one stick solve equation
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Solution

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills move one stick solve equation solution
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

17. Move only 2 matchsticks so you show the time 4:30.

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills move two sticks show time
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Solution

Remove the top match from the first square and shift it to the bottom so that it creates 4. Then move the left match from the second square and place it in the middle to form 3. 

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills move two sticks show time solution
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

18. 3 squares to 5

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills three squares to five
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Move 6 matches so that 5 squares are formed.

Solution

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills three squares to five solution
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

19. Divide by 2 

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills divide by two
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Use the four matches to divide the large square into 2 parts of the same shape. Use the matches without breaking or overlapping them.

Solution

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills divide by two solution
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

20. A wheel to Triangles 

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills wheel to triangles
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Move 4 matches to form 3 equilateral triangles.

Solution 

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills wheel to triangles solution
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

21. Ice in the glass

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills ice in the glass
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

Move 2 matches to get the ice outside the glass. At the finish, the glass may be turned in any direction, but it must be exactly the same shape as before.

Solution

Symmetrically you can move the horizontal stick to the right by half of its length and then the upper left stick to the down right side to reform the glass upside down. Now the ice is outside the cup. 

Matchstick Puzzles Test Logic Skills ice in the glass solution
21 Matchstick Puzzles That Test Your Logic Skills

So, how powerful are your logic skills? 

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