top button
Flag Notify
    Connect to us
      Facebook Login
      Site Registration Why to Join

    Get Free Puzzle Updates

Facebook Login
Site Registration

Can you solve this simple maths MatchStick problem you are only allowed to replace the matchstick and not take them out?

+1 vote
433 views
posted Mar 15, 2017 by Ranjith Havaldar

Share this puzzle
Facebook Share Button Twitter Share Button Google+ Share Button LinkedIn Share Button Multiple Social Share Button

4 Answers

0 votes

Assuming you are allowed to move 3 matches,
5 + 3 = 8

answer Mar 15, 2017 by Jcm
You cannot remove any matchstick....but you can alter the answer if you want too
I am moving matchsticks, not removing them
0 votes

6+3=9 is another answer

answer Mar 15, 2017 by Kewal Panesar
0 votes

Possible another solution is 15+1=16.
Another solution is 10/2=5.

Since they didn't say the maximum count for altering matchsticks, we could alter 6 matchsticks and arrange it accordingly by using all sticks.
We could get 15+1=16.
Similarly alter 5 matchsticks to get 10/2=5.

answer Mar 16, 2017 by Vigneshvari
0 votes
answer Jul 2, 2017 by 이기가



Similar Puzzles
0 votes

Can you solve this tricky maths equation problem by replacing ? mark with correct number ?

19834 -----: 187
15921 -----: 153
17561 -----: 137
13734 -----: ???

0 votes

Replace the question mark with the number of this simple math problem?

enter image description here

0 votes

Can you solve the above maths problem and tell what value will come in the place of Question mark.

enter image description here

enter image description here

+2 votes

Can you solve the maths equation by solving this equation ?

enter image description here

Contact Us
+91 9880187415
sales@queryhome.net
support@queryhome.net
#280, 3rd floor, 5th Main
6th Sector, HSR Layout
Bangalore-560102
Karnataka INDIA.
QUERY HOME
...