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Puzzle Details

Take away eight of the matches below and leave one matchstick behind. There are no hidden matchsticks.

Match Puzzle

Puzzle Copyright © Lloyd King

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If you look very carefully, you will see that there are actually two matchsticks under the other seven so you can take away eight matchsticks and still leave one behind.

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