Matchstick Puzzle: Forming The Smallest Possible Number With Matches
February 5, 2018
Matchsticks are often used to teach kids numbers and some simple geometry. They also make up for a great puzzle material. Moreover, brain teasers with matches help children to develop thinking and alternative ways of problem solving.
However, in our case, there is only one correct answer.
Here is a number with digits made with matchsticks. It’s the highest number you can possibly create with this set of matches, and your goal is to get the lowest possible number after you remove any three matchsticks.