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Light a fuse

Logic puzzles require you to think. You will have to be logical in your reasoning.


Puzzle ID:#697
Fun:*** (2.42)
Difficulty:*** (2.57)
Submitted By:link2440**
Corrected By:sdm1177




You have 2 fuses. One fuse burns for 1 hour, the other burns for 2 hours. The problem is that the fuses burn irregular. The last few inches may burn longer than first few inches. Using the 2 fuses how can you create a fuse that burns for exactly 45 minutes. Remember, cutting them does no good since you don't know how long the cut fuse lasts.

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