Brain Game: Line Up!

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Study this chalkboard mathematics equation for today's Brain Game:

5 + 5 + 1 = 5 4 6

Your goal is to move certain lines to make the two sides of the equation equal. And I want you to do it not once, not twice, but three times. First, solve for puzzle #1, then (referring back to the original image) solve for puzzle #2, and then puzzle #3. Good luck!

PUZZLE #1: Make both sides of the equation equal by
adding a single straight line to the left side of the equation.

PUZZLE #2: Make both sides of the equation equal by
removing a single straight line from the right side of the equation.

PUZZLE #3: Make both sides of the equation equal by moving one straight line
from the left side of the equation to the right side of the equation.

Here are three possible SOLUTIONS.

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June 19, 2009 - 3:30am
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