# Tag Simple Math

Puzzles and brain teasers involving basic arithmetic and other simple math concepts – very little math knowledge required!

## 7 Matchstick Equation Puzzles

In matchstick puzzles, you are presented with an incorrect equation made using matchsticks, and you must move 1 or more matchsticks to turn it into a valid equation.

You must use all of the matches, and you are not allowed to make an inequality symbol such as ≠, ≥, >, <, or ≤.

In each of these 7 fun matchstick equation puzzles, move exactly 1 match to fix the equation:

#### Click for Solution to 1 + 2 = 8

7 + 2 = 9

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## Matchstick Equation 4

Move exactly 2 matches to make this a valid equation.

Bonus: find two different solutions.

In matchstick equation puzzles, you are not allowed to make an inequality symbol such as ≠, ≥, >, <, or ≤. That would make it too easy!

## Consecutive Numbers Grid Puzzle

The cells in this 4×4 grid puzzle contain the numbers 1-16 each once. There are two rules to the arrangement of the numbers:

1. Any two consecutive numbers must share a row/column (1 and 16 should be considered consecutive).
2. No row/column can contain three consecutive numbers.

Fill in the remaining numbers.

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