The Eight Cards


by Henry E. Dudeney

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The eight numbered cards are placed in the two columns as shown in the illustration.

It can be seen that the numbers in the left and right columns add up different totals - 19 and 20, respectively.

The object of the puzzle is to rearrange these cards moving as few as possible so that each of the two columns gives the same total. How to reach it?

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Last Updated: January 21, 2008
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