This clever puzzle has an elegant solution, and makes a wonderful gift for any visual thinker!
Inside a wooden frame are 7 cylindrical pieces, of different lengths. In the side of the frame is an indentation containing an additional piece. Rearrange all 8 pieces so that they lie flat inside the frame.
A real stumper!
You can find solution here:
The fabulous magic box, with the right grip the drawer slides right out.
The object is to try and open the magic box.
Perfect to put GIFT CARDS, MONEY, JEWELRY, anything you can think about!
The legend of the Towers of Hanoi refers to a stack of 64 rings that when shifted the world will come to the end. Truth be told the sun would burn out long before anyone could finish the 18 sextillion moves required.
Only moving one piece at a time, and never stacking a bigger piece on a smaller piece, move the tower from the peg on the left to the peg on the right.
The tower can always be solved in 2n-1 moves where 'n' is the number of rings used. See how few moves you can use.
Once the shape is unraveled, getting it back into a cube turns out to be much harder than it looks.
A 3 x 3 x 3 cube made up of 27 pieces linked together by a stretchy string.