Puzzle: Remove 8 Matches To Leave Just 2 Squares

By on August 21, 2013 — Updated on August 21, 2013

Remove 8 matches to leave just 2 squares, which should not touch. Which matches should you remove?

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  1. Keeper

    October 4, 2014 at 8:27 pm

    1. Remove matches #2, #3, #6, #7, #11, #15, #18, and #22.
    You are left with one small square with 4 matches and a bigger one with 12 matches.
    There are three more possible sets of matches to remove to leave two squares:
    2. Remove matches #1, #2, #4, #5, #14, #17, #21 and #24.
    3. Remove matches #3, #7, #10, #14, #18, #19, #22 and #23
    4. Remove matches #1, #4, #8, #11, #20, #21, #23 and #24

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