## Remove 5 matches to leave 5 squares matchstick puzzle

Remove 5 matches to leave 5 squares in the puzzle figure comprising as many as 10 squares of same size. No match must be left hanging.

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Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Wed, 19/10/2022 - 22:21

Remove 5 matches to leave 5 squares in the puzzle figure comprising as many as 10 squares of same size. No match must be left hanging.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Mon, 17/10/2022 - 17:35

In the matchstick fish figure of the puzzle turn the Westerly fish to Southerly swimming fish in 2 moves of matchsticks or the eye of the fish.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Sun, 16/10/2022 - 23:31

In the puzzle figure, move 3 matches of 6 squares to create 5 squares. No matchstick should be kept hanging. Do give it a try.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Sat, 15/10/2022 - 00:18

To the puzzle figure of a single diamond, add 10 matches to create 5 diamonds. No matchstick should be left alone hanging.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Fri, 14/10/2022 - 00:30

In the matchstick puzzle figure of a pig, turn around the face of the pig in 2 moves. Do give a try to solve this interesting little puzzle.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Wed, 12/10/2022 - 23:13

Can you remove 4 matches to leave 6 diamonds in the puzzle figure of eight diamonds made up of matchsticks? No matchstick should be left hanging.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Wed, 12/10/2022 - 21:54

In the puzzle figure, 7 triangles are enclosed by the 9 matchsticks. Can you enclose maximum number of triangles by 9 matchsticks?

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Mon, 10/10/2022 - 16:44

4 matches divide the whole into two equal areas of same shape. Move these 4 matches to divide the whole into two equal areas of same shape again.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Mon, 10/10/2022 - 00:51

In the puzzle figure, remove 3 and move 2 matches to form 3 squares equal in size. Each matchstick in the solution must be a part of a square.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Fri, 07/10/2022 - 17:37

In the matchstick puzzle figure move 2 matches to form 5 triangles from 6 triangles. Each matchstick in the solution must be a part of a triangle.