VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.mathpuzzle.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy
Home Top Rated Puzzles Most Viewed Puzzles All Puzzle Questions Random Puzzle Question Search


THE "T" CARD PUZZLE.





(Problems Concerning Games.)
An entertaining little puzzle with cards is to take the nine cards of a
suit, from ace to nine inclusive, and arrange them in the form of the
letter "T," as shown in the illustration, so that the pips in the
horizontal line shall count the same as those in the column. In the
example given they add up twenty-three both ways. Now, it is quite easy
to get a single correct arrangement. The puzzle is to discover in just
how many different ways it may be done. Though the number is high, the
solution is not really difficult if we attack the puzzle in the right
manner. The reverse way obtained by reflecting the illustration in a
mirror we will not count as different, but all other changes in the
relative positions of the cards will here count. How many different ways
are there?


Read Answer






Next: CARD TRIANGLES.

Previous: THE CROSS OF CARDS.



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK




Random Questions

The Riddle Of The Sack Wine
THE MERRY MONKS OF RIDDLEWELL
Farmer Lawrence's Cornfields.
The Guarded Chessboard
Inspecting A Mine.
Unicursal and Route Problems
The Bicycle Thief.
Money Puzzles
Magic Squares Of Two Degrees.
Magic Squares Problem.
Average Speed.
Money Puzzles
Exercise For Prisoners.
The Guarded Chessboard
The Grand Lama's Problem.
Chessboard Problems
The Dorcas Society
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
The Village Cricket Match.
Problems Concerning Games.
The "t" Card Puzzle.
Problems Concerning Games.
Card Triangles.
Problems Concerning Games.
The Friar's Puzzle
CANTERBURY PUZZLES
Noughts And Crosses
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
The Wife Of Bath's Riddles
CANTERBURY PUZZLES