Thursday, February 9

Solve Puzzle - Banana, Clock & Pentagon


The following puzzle has been making rounds on WhatsApp these days. 




It mainly deals with a bunch of bananas, clocks and a Pentagon holding a square within itself.   The real trick in this puzzle is in having a keen eye to recognize the fact that in each row of the puzzle, the number of bananas in the, time on the clock face and the missing square inside the Pentagon needs to be identified before arriving at a solution to this banana, clock and Pentagon problem.   

The solution to this problem can be achieved when we arrive at the following equation: 

3x+3y = 45 
8z+x+y=23 
4z+2(3t)=10