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  1. #1
    Junior Member samsum's Avatar
    Sep 2006

    complex square puzzle


    Rearrange the 3x3 block of squares below to create another 3x3 block in which each pair of adjacent sides in neighboring squares has a sum of 9. You are allowed to rotate the squares and may change a square's position in the 3x3 block. However, pieces cannot be flipped over.

    hint for you: The letters in the middle of each square have only been inserted to assist that in determining whether or not a proposed solution is correct.

    don't know the imageshack working or not.

    try this
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    Junior Member F.A.P's Avatar
    Dec 2006
    Are you sure that the image is correct? No one has post an answer yet... and I keep on running into endless loops trying to solve this.
    Should there be 2 identical squares H=D? Changning one element in one of those and I have a solution ....
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