Lateral Thinking Math Puzzles

Lateral Thinking math puzzles require a combination of logical and lateral thinking.

Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #5

Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #5

Q: Use three identical digits (other than 4) in a simple addition so that the total is 12. CLICK CONTINUE READING ONLY TO SEE THE ANSWER!

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Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #4

Lateral thinking Math Puzzle #4

Q: A traveler walked around the world, only stopping when he returned to his starting point. Why did his head travel 10.97 meters further than his feet? CLICK CONTINUE READING ONLY TO SEE THE ANSWER!

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Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #3

Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #3

Q: If an average hen’s egg is 5cm long and weighs 300 grams and an average Peacock’s egg is exactly twice the length and 2.5 times the weight. Which has the greater circumference? CLICK CONTINUE READING ONLY TO SEE THE ANSWER!

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Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #2

Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #2

Q: Add 2 to 171 and make it total less than eighteen. CLICK CONTINUE READING ONLY TO SEE THE ANSWER!

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Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #1

Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #1

Q: A snail crawls slowly up a garden wall 48cm high. If it crawls forward 8cm a day and slips back 3cm each night, how long will it take to reach the top of the wall? CLICK CONTINUE READING ONLY TO SEE THE ANSWER!

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