Matchstick Problem

matchstick quiz

Translation: How do we move only 1 matchstick to make the equation valid?

(“Not Equals” sign \neq is not allowed)

This is a really tricky question… Hint: Need to think in Chinese, this is a Chinese joke 😛


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5 Responses to Matchstick Problem

  1. agnessf says:

    Hi
    Is the solution available?

    Thanks

    Like

  2. 1+ 01 = 2¹ or 1– 01 = 2¹ (but 2 moves)

    Liked by 1 person

  3. nkpithwa says:

    Reblogged this on Mathematics Hothouse and commented:
    Determination is like a match stick !!! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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