In this brain test, you will be shown a configuration of sticks. Your task is to remove six posts and make them a 10.
There are a few guidelines to follow:
- You can only remove one stick at a time.
- You cannot break a stick into pieces.
- Each stick must be used once and only once.
Can you figure out how to do it? Give it a try and see how long it takes you to solve this puzzle.
There are many ways to approach this problem. One way would be to remove three sticks from each side. Another way would be to remove two sticks from one side and four bars from the other side. Yet another way would be to remove one post from each side and two from the middle.
Whichever way you choose to solve this problem, the key is to think outside the box and look for creative solutions. With a little bit of thought, you should be able to find a way to remove the six sticks and make it a 10.
Video Walkthrough of the Brain Test
If you read the solution but were unable to figure out how to solve it. Here is a walkthrough of the level in video form: