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break the toothpicks and you've doubled your amount of toothpicks

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Q: How do you make a square out of 3 toothpicks?
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How do you make 3 squares with 12 toothpicks?

A square has 4 sides therefore 3 squares from 12 toothpicks will simply be three unconnected squares

How do you make two squares with seven tooth picks?

Make one square out of four toothpicks and then make another square using one of the sides of the first square and the remaining three toothpicks. It is easy. Make a square out of four toothpicks. Put three toothpicks around one of the bottom corners of your first square to form a second square. IGNORE THE LINES LOOK AT THE NUMBERS! 1__2 3__4__7 ___5__6

How do you make 2 squares using 10 toothpicks?

Start with a 2x2 square (that uses 8 toothpicks) Use the other two to make a 1x1 square in one of the corners of the big one..

How do you make 5 squares out of twelve toothpicks?

You arrange 12 toothpicks into a large square, subdivided into four squares : 2 toothpicks on each side and four more, one each from the middle of the sides to the center of the large square. Now you have four (small) squares. Take away 2 adjacent toothpicks from the ones in the center, and you have 2 squares : one remaining small one and the large one that has the small one inside it. (see related link)

How many toothpicks are required to form the large square with 6 toothpicks on a side?

24 toothpicks.

How do you make 6 squares with 12 toothpicks?

You make 3-D! Look... 6 squares in one cube and you can do that with toothpicks too!

How can you take 9 toothpicks and make ten without breaking the toothpicks?

Arrange the 9 toothpicks thus: 7 + 3

How do you make 4 triangles with 6 toothpicks?

using four of them you make a square then using the remaining two make a criss cross in the middle of the square.

If you use Toothpicks to make four squares move only two so that two squares remain and a toothpick must be a part of a square?

Old one. Make a square out of four squares, then remove two adjacent inside toothpicks. This leaves a large square with a small square inside.

How do you make a 3 d figure with 6 toothpicks and 4marshmallows?

-- eat 3 marshmallows -- give away the toothpicks -- the remaining marshmallow is a 3-d figure all by itself

If you had 15 toothpicks could you make 3 congruent hexagons?


How many different rectangles can you make using 12 toothpicks?

You can make three rectangles. Remember that a square can also be a rectangle.5x14x23x3