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Matchstick Movement Muse (Posted on 2022-06-21) Difficulty: 3 of 5
 ---   ---       ---   ---      ---   --- 
|   | |             | |        |   | |   |
 ---   ---   +   ---   ---   +  ---   --- 
|   | |   |         | |   |        | |   |
 ---   ---       ---   ---      ---   --- 
   
    ---   --- 
   |   | |   |           
 =  ---   ---
   |   | |   |      
    ---   --- 
Fifty-seven matchsticks are laid out to form the above-mentioned sum, which is obviously incorrect.

Make the above sum correct by:
  1. Removing precisely two matchsticks.
  2. Removing precisely eight matchsticks.
LEGEND
• Each --- counts as one stick.
• Each | counts as one stick.
• Each + counts as two sticks.
• The = counts as two sticks.

No Solution Yet Submitted by K Sengupta    
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Solutioncomputer solutionCharlie2022-06-21 11:33:02
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