Tag Archives: Shape Puzzles

Question:  You begin in the top left corner of a 6×6 grid, and your objective is to move to the bottom right corner. There are… Read More
Problem Statement: There are three friends who ordered a rectangular cake. One of them was in a hurry so he cut a rectangular piece from… Read More
Given four sticks of length ‘a’ and four more sticks of length ‘b’. The length of ‘b’ is exactly half of the length of ‘a’.… Read More
Given a symmetrical Greek cross, the task is to cut the symmetrical Greek cross into five pieces, so that one piece shall be a smaller… Read More
PUZZLE: Given a Circle and Six Straight Lines. What is the maximum number of pieces that one can cut the circle using these six straight… Read More
Consider 9 circles each arranged at the center of cells of a 2-D matrix of shape 3*3. Draw 3 straight lines without removing pen from… Read More
Puzzle: Find all values of N for which one can dissect a square into N smaller squares, and outline an algorithm for doing such a… Read More
Puzzle: Find all values of n > 1 for which one can divide a rectangle into n right-angled triangles. Answer: We can divide any rectangle… Read More
Puzzle: We have to divide a square into 5 parts such that 4 parts among them are equal. The condition is that even once the… Read More
A solid, n-inch cube of wood is coated with blue paint on all six sides. Then the cube is cut into smaller one-inch cubes. These… Read More
Q. Find out the number of points on the globe (Earth) where if we move one mile south, then one mile east and finally one… Read More
Given a standard football, regular hexagons and pentagons are drawn on it as shown in the picture. Find out the number of hexagons and pentagons.… Read More
Puzzle: We have to divide crescent moon in 6 parts, parts size does not matter. Only we have to cut the crescent moon in a… Read More
Puzzle: You have a birthday cake and have to cut it into 8 equal pieces by making 3 cuts only. How do you do it?… Read More
You have given 9 dots in the form of 2d matrix 3 * 3. Your task is to draw four straight lines without lifting the… Read More