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#1 rookie1ja

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Posted 31 March 2007 - 11:18 PM

Fish - Back to the Matchstick Puzzles
Move just 3 matches so that the fish swims the other direction.
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#2 larryhl

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Posted 05 June 2007 - 06:42 PM

symmetrical so moving the matchsticks up works too =)

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#3 j0k3r

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Posted 11 June 2007 - 05:27 AM

If fish's direction is upward, we juz need to move 2 sticks..
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Posted 29 June 2007 - 09:07 PM

I think this will be the possible solution....!

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#5 wadupwitdat_nothin

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Posted 30 July 2007 - 05:46 PM

Solved it byb only moving 2!
move the top 2 to the bottoms!
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#6 sedgwick08

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Posted 31 August 2007 - 03:15 PM

Solved it byb only moving 2!
move the top 2 to the bottoms!



the question says to move them so that the fish is facing the OTHER direction, not ANother direction... Down is most certainly not the "other" direction referred to...
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Posted 13 September 2007 - 09:36 AM

THIS IS THE ANSWER....SORRY FOR THE DRAWING ITS LATE...AND IM LAZY..AS OF NOW...AND ITS FACING THE OTHER WAY....SO IM SURE THIS IS THE ANSWER FOR THIS PUZZLE

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#8 Zeke

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Posted 08 November 2007 - 03:55 AM

You can make it swim downwards by just moving 2 sticks
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Posted 08 November 2007 - 09:54 AM

this was stolen from the book "deltora quest 3" book 1 when king lief is about to be killed by monsters called granous
imagine a your life depended on this brainteaser!

unless emily rodda took the idea

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#10 petersara

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Posted 08 November 2007 - 09:55 AM

this was stolen from the book "deltora quest 3" book 1 when king lief is about to be killed by monsters called granous
imagine a your life depended on this brainteaser!

unless emily rodda took the idea

i luv this website
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