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Impossible puzzle

Impossible puzzle

Something from nothing? Rearrange the pieces and make space. Try it for yourself, download the template.

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Guest: Idiots (2830 days ago)
You are all retards, how can this work, you morons?
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You are all retards, how can this work, you morons?
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Guest: Idiot detector (2830 days ago)
I think you are the retard my friend - this is a simple optical illusion created using dissimilar angled triangles - it is well known among anybody who has done high school level maths.
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I think you are the retard my friend - this is a simple optical illusion created using dissimilar angled triangles - it is well known among anybody who has done high school level maths.
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Guest: PHLO (2829 days ago)
The hypotenuse of the big triangle and the adjacent angles edge are not a straight lines. They have a curve to them. If you take the area of the yellow square and divide it by the length of the hypotenuse of the big triangle you see its a hair line of difference which is hidden in the curves.
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The hypotenuse of the big triangle and the adjacent angles edge are not a straight lines. They have a curve to them. If you take the area of the yellow square and divide it by the length of the hypotenuse of the big triangle you see its a hair line of difference which is hidden in the curves.
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Guest: isochronous (2822 days ago)
Actually, I downloaded the template and used photoshop to trace a line along the hypoteneuse, and it seems to be totally straight to me.
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Actually, I downloaded the template and used photoshop to trace a line along the hypoteneuse, and it seems to be totally straight to me.
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Norbert Norbert (2829 days ago)
Great illusion, but doesn't work... excess width and depth created from the reshuffle is equivalent to the gap created. He squeezed it in, nice though...
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Great illusion, but doesn't work... excess width and depth created from the reshuffle is equivalent to the gap created. He squeezed it in, nice though...
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Guest: david jones (2827 days ago)
how does this work?
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how does this work?
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Guest: (2830 days ago)
very simple to do :) all i'll say is that you couldn't do this with hard tiles
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very simple to do :) all i'll say is that you couldn't do this with hard tiles
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Knobette Knobette (2829 days ago)
Wish I could do that to my room
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Wish I could do that to my room
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ClarenceVagina ClarenceVagina (2827 days ago)
With that body you can do what ever you want in that room WHOAHOS POWER UP YO SHAAAA-ZZZZZAAAAAM. Hook me up on my myspace. Peace
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With that body you can do what ever you want in that room WHOAHOS POWER UP YO SHAAAA-ZZZZZAAAAAM. Hook me up on my myspace. Peace
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Guest: Intrigued (2811 days ago)
I got started on this when i saw the YouTube video that brusspup uploaded.
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I got started on this when i saw the YouTube video that brusspup uploaded.
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Guest: abdlatif (2605 days ago)
work's only using soft edge material with autocad you'll find hidding space (it's pressing edge, hidden by soft edge)
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work's only using soft edge material with autocad you'll find hidding space (it's pressing edge, hidden by soft edge)
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Guest: Confused (2828 days ago)
try it your self with paper. It works as illustrated, and with straight lines. Wierd
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try it your self with paper. It works as illustrated, and with straight lines. Wierd
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Guest: justme (2830 days ago)
veeeeeeeeeeeeeeeery amazing ;)
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veeeeeeeeeeeeeeeery amazing ;)
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Guest: mister "I-NEED-ANSWERS"(now) (2475 days ago)
how do you download it????
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how do you download it????
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tomsr tomsr (2827 days ago)
This is totally shit. Is it only me?!
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This is totally shit. Is it only me?!
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Guest: (2280 days ago)
this is a great metaphor for many things in life- rearranging things can take advantage of the little gaps that are all around to make one big gap that you can actually use.
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this is a great metaphor for many things in life- rearranging things can take advantage of the little gaps that are all around to make one big gap that you can actually use.
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Guest: Geoff-K (2066 days ago)
Latest comment: Ding! This is the best answer so far! The smaller of the 2 trapezoids is a slight bit shorter than it appears, and when assembled in the configuration without the square gap, there is actually a long thin gap between the top of the smaller trapezoid and the right triangle at the top. That thin gap becomes the square gap when rearranged into the other configuration.
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Latest comment: Ding! This is the best answer so far! The smaller of the 2 trapezoids is a slight bit shorter than it appears, and when assembled in the configuration without the square gap, there is actually a long thin gap between the top of the smaller trapezoid and the right triangle at the top. That thin gap becomes the square gap when rearranged into the other configuration.
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MarkmBha MarkmBha (2830 days ago)
Neat!
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Neat!
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Guest: One more idiot detector (2424 days ago)
lol...those who say: "it's because of the soft edges" why don't you accept that you can't understand it and go back to school and learn some maths?
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lol...those who say: "it's because of the soft edges" why don't you accept that you can't understand it and go back to school and learn some maths?
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