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## #1 2012-09-26 04:01:35

Nestor
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### Solve this moving one stick

||| = ||| + |||

move just one stick, the equation is wrong.

## #2 2012-09-26 04:11:24

bob bundy
Registered: 2010-06-20
Posts: 8,354

### Re: Solve this moving one stick

hi Nestor,

Welcome to the forum!

Sorry my answer is Roman not Greek.

Bob

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## #3 2012-09-26 04:20:31

Nestor
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### Re: Solve this moving one stick

Wrong,

they are stick's not "I" in roman.

Tip: the equation is wrong.

you can only move them. You can not transform them.

## #4 2012-09-26 04:48:54

anonimnystefy
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From: Harlan's World
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 16,037

### Re: Solve this moving one stick

Hi Nestor

There is the obvious of taking a stick from the left side and putting it on the
sign so that it becomes
.

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## #5 2012-09-26 05:18:55

Nestor
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### Re: Solve this moving one stick

you cant transform the stick into anything.

You have to finish with nine stick's.

## #6 2012-09-26 07:12:55

anonimnystefy
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From: Harlan's World
Registered: 2011-05-23
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### Re: Solve this moving one stick

And how is the equality sign represented then?

And what is wrong with Bob's solution?

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #7 2012-09-27 04:06:32

Mitnick
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### Re: Solve this moving one stick

| x ||| = | - | + |||

## #8 2012-09-27 09:20:37

noemi
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Registered: 2010-01-07
Posts: 2,333

### Re: Solve this moving one stick

||| = ||| = |||

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