Three Moves

Place three piles of matches on a table, one with 11 matches, the second with 7, and the third with 6. You are to move matches so that each pile holds 8 matches. You may add to any pile only as many matches as it already contains, and all the matches must come from one other pile. For example, if a pile holds 6 matches, you may add 6 to it, no more or less. You have three moves.

2 Responses to “Three Moves”

  1. gcbenison Says:

    11 7 6
    4 14 6
    4 8 12
    8 8 8

  2. Sriba Mohamed Amine Says:

    Hey gcbenison , thanks and welcome again to your home 😀

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