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Cross cut (Posted on 2006-03-06) Difficulty: 4 of 5
I have a cross in the form of one square with four identical squares surrounding it
Cut it into the fewest number of pieces possible such that, when rearranged the pieces form two smaller crosses of identical size.

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2 pieces? | Comment 7 of 18 |
(In reply to re: 4 pieces by Highway6)

 _|_|_     If it doesn't matter on the shape of the cross, a simple
|_|_|_|    T shape can be considered a cross.  This can be
 _ _  _     accomplished with a single cut. into 2 pieces.

  Posted by Dej Mar on 2006-03-06 15:49:19
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