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!
A three dimensional twist to this classic game suitable for any age. Counting all the 3 in-a-rows at the end can prove quite a challenge.
Starting with 'O's play until the board is full, the player with the most 3 in a rows wins. Connections can be made vertically horizontally and diagonally.
- Soma cube
- Snake cube
- Burr Puzzle
- Star Puzzle
The puzzle contains 4 pieces : 2 triangles and 2 trapezoids.
One frame is larger than the other. The larger frame is used to store the pieces.
Turn it over
Notice that this side is smaller and the frame is thicker.
Now, try to fit the 4 pieces in the frame.
* Do not use strength.
If you solve it correctly, the pieces will slide in to place smoothly.