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Christmas Puzzles

Dr Tom Crawford, University of Oxford/Tom Rocks Maths

Oxford University
Dec 19, 2018 · 3 min read

Puzzle 1: Baubles

Difficulty level: * easy

Puzzle 2: Stamps

Difficulty level: ** intermediate

Puzzle 3: Reindeer and carrots

Difficulty level: *** hard

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ta-dah!

Answers:

Puzzle 1: Baubles

Puzzle 2: Stamps

Puzzle 3: Reindeer and carrots

Author

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Dr Tom Crawford — for more maths fun check out Tom’s website tomrocksmaths.com and follow him on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube @tomrocksmaths.

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