Straws 1 Straws 2


Texas A&M University

Straw Puzzles

Manuel, Bollinger, Collins

The students get to solve puzzles such as:
Sixteen straws are arranged in the figure shown below. Moving just 2 straws, form exactly 4 squares with no straws left over.
Straws 1

© Philip B. Yasskin, 2005.
Last updated Jan 22, 2005