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Menacing Matchsticks VII

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Puzzle ID:#38533
Fun:** (2.01)
Difficulty:*** (2.95)
Category:Trick
Submitted By:calmsaviorAus******

 

 

 



You will need ten matchsticks for this.

First, take seven matchsticks and make the digital representation of 8. After that, take the other three matchsticks and place them on the short edge of the 8, such that the matchsticks look like a 3x1 rectangle.

The last three matchsticks take away the distinction of the matchstick body to the number 8. The number 8 is known to be just above 7. The challenge is this: move three matchsticks to make something that is "just above 7".

All matchsticks must be within the object. Matchsticks must not be removed, stacked, or broken. The matchsticks must all stay together connected.





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