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Questions tagged [visual]

A puzzle that incorporates a visual component like pictures, diagrams, drawings, etc. Do not use this tag for puzzles that discuss geometric objects without displaying them.

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A programming puzzle without code

The goal of this puzzle is to find a sequence of max 5 commands that will move the triangle through the maze and visit all colored squares. Three types of commands can be used: F0 makes the sequence ...
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A letter from Mr. Pirate, Mr. Roller, and Mr. Knight

Though I don't think it will help, you may check with the beginning of my story concerning Red Herring Puzzle Club. It seems like it's been a long time since I tried to enter the R.H.P.C. As you may ...
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What's the solution of this Raven's matrix? (2) [duplicate]

here's another matrix which I don't understand: What's the solution and why? Thanks!
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There's a wealth of information here. Make the most of it!

The puzzle below contains a wealth of information. However, if you were to make a list, you will soon realize that there's something missing. You're task is to fill in all the blanks. Have fun, and ...
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What's the solution of this Raven's matrix?

I'm practicing with Raven's Matrices but I don't understand this one. What's the solution and why? Thanks!
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Cross-Numbers (not words)!

Can you solve this Crossword (Cross-numbers) with numbers from the given pictures ? ACROSS DOWN
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Who am I ??? - 3.0

From the pictures below, can you find my name ? HINT 1 HINT 2
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A $3\times3$ ColorSaw

The pieces of this ColorSaw have been flipped, rotated and moved. Can you reassemble the puzzle so that each adjacent side has the same color/shape?
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A $2\times2$ ColorSaw

The pieces of this ColorSaw have been flipped, rotated and moved. Can you reassemble the puzzle so that each adjacent side has the same color/shape? Please explain your logic!
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The London Drug Cartel

Scotland Yard is trying to catch an important London drug cartel. They tend to do large trades worth more than 1 million great British pounds in several locations around London - mainly parks and ...
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Can you see through me? Then guess my name!

This is yet another guess-my-character puzzle. Here you are: My name relies on two things: The technique used to find the hidden text in the image. The meaning of the text inside the image. HINT 1 ...
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A sheet of graph paper and a code

IMPORTANT EDIT: If you looked at this before 00:30 UTC 26 May 2019, please reread - the puzzle has been changed Samantha sat down at the fifth computer in her university's computer lab, hoping to ...
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Steve misses _________?

Congrats! Weather Vane for finding the answer of :Steve asks his brother to book tickets $\bullet$Yesterday West Indies won by 7 wickets against Pakistan. Even though Steve belongs to England, he ...
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Steve asks his brother to book tickets

Congrats! $\Omega$ Krypton for finding the answer of :Where is Steve? Yesterday England won the first match of the ICC World Cup 2019 by 104 runs. Steve is extremely happy now. He asks his brother to ...
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Where is Steve?

Steve is a modern painter. He and his brother live in England. Today his brother found him missing. He searched everywhere, but couldn't find Steve. But in Steve's room, he found the below painting. ...
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Thousands and thousands of words

This puzzle is part 25 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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The Tiled Labyrinth Returns

This is a variant on The Tiled Labyrinth. The rules are the same, except that the goal has changed. You will probably want to use this script which was created for the initial puzzle but applies ...
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Why is this Simple Puzzle impossible to solve?

Connect each red circle with each black circle by drawing a line and the lines should not touch. From each red circle, 3 lines must be drawn which connect red circles with black circles, but the lines ...
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Gladys goes shopping

This puzzle is part 22 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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Riley Rebuses that Share a Common Theme

Riley Rebus, started by Kevin L, is like a Riley Riddle but with images instead. Here are 5 Riley Riddles that share a common theme. Can you find out the words and the common theme?
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Find this cartoon

From the pictures below, can you find the cartoon character? EDIT: Edited the 3rd picture for clarity HINT 1 HINT 2 HINT 3
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Find the names of these countries

From the pictures below, can you find the names of the corresponding countries? 1) 2) 3) 4) 5)
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What's the next image 2?

Can you help me with this one: It is from a local IQ test from the schools in Vratsa, Bulgaria.
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A fortified nonogram

This puzzle is part 21 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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Kara's bitmap picture

Kara recently received a puzzling bitmap image by email in the shape of a trapezoid. She didn't recognize the email address, and she doesn't know why she would be receiving such a picture. She ...
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Where Am I? In Mexico City (Level One)

Well, this is a "Where am I?" puzzle set around Mexico City Metro. Remember that three is important. You have only the picture. This is short, and I think it's easy. Hope you like it!
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Check out my bookshelves

It's always fun seeing what other people have on their bookshelves. Here's one of mine. But this isn't just a chance for a quick snoop - what I want to know is How are the books ordered? Hint 1 (...
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You can't see this rebus riddle

It is a rebus, fine But also a riddle It must be a sign Spoken but seen a little
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Two Overlapping Nonograms

Find the 5-letter word made by the overlapping nonograms.
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Knight's Tour on a 7x7 Board starting from D5

Average Knight's Tour puzzle but this time on a 7x7 and starting from D5
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Better than Rembrandt

This puzzle is part 13 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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Bookshelves: the intruder

Somebody has messed up my bookshelf by shoving a book into completely the wrong place. Which is the intruder?
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Shapes in the wild

New here so apologies if this is not quite allowed. Yesterday our department had a meeting in one of our conference rooms on campus. When we arrived the room was empty, but there were three puzzles ...
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Bookshelves 3 - what's my hobby?

Everybody needs a leisure activity. Most of the books I need for mine are downstairs, with none in the bedroom. But as I like to keep an eye on things I have this (unsorted) pile by my bed to remind ...
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Find the area of the rectangle

The image below shows a half circle, and a rectange DBFE. Your task is simply to calculate the area of the rectangle, based on the information given in the image.
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The hearts of gold

This puzzle is part 10 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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Two rectangles for the price of one

Can you re-arrange these rectangles to form another rectangle, but with different dimensions (dimensions commute in this case)?
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Find the unknown area, x

The image below shows one large rectangle, with smaller rectangles inside it. Your task is simply to calculate the area of the red rectangle, marked with an x. Note that I have deliberately made the ...
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Moving a Piece on an 64-square Grid (8 x 8) from Its Original Square to an Adjacent Square

There is a 64-square grid (8 x 8 squares). There is a piece that can start in any square. It can only move 3 spaces in a straight line and then move 1 space to the right or the left (the type of L-...
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Help Aunt Nora solve this puzzle

Aunt Nora has the following images which contain hints to objects used in the production of a specific substance. What is the substance?
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Deusovi - trapped!

I have been trapped in a void I know nothing of. There is nothing but four plain red walls, annoying me very much. Thanks to my experience in Puzzling Stack Exchange, I am observant to find a small ...
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Watching the game, having a puzzle

This puzzle is part 7 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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Bookshelves 2 - what am I reading?

Here's a picture of my fiction bookshelf. Every book has its place, and no part of the sequence can be duplicated. The fifth novel from the left is missing as I'm half way through reading it. What am ...
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Emoji-Mutating Machines

I have built twelve emoji-mutating machines, each of which changes one characteristic of an emoji—for example, adding glasses, removing a tear, changing a smile to a frown, and so on. Each machine has ...
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Unlock My Phone! November 2018

I had a bit of phone trouble last year, so I had to take a break from puzzle passwords. But once I got it working again I hopped right back in, although this is a pretty easy one. What is my phone's ...
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Virus Detected - Please execute anti-virus code

Virus Detected!!! Your computer, which is represented by the grid pictured, has been infected. The bugs are clearly marked. It's your job to inject your awesome anti-virus code in the proper computer ...
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A Wine Problem for Puzzlers [duplicate]

Simple Follow the instructions on the label. In case you the image is too small, Given three bottles: 8, 5 and 3 liters capacity, divide 8 liters in half (4 + 4 liters) with the minimum number of ...
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Looking for a Logical Puzzle with Scalability

I hope I am in the right place to be asking a question like this! That being said, I am experimentalist in need of a 'good' logical puzzle. There are aspects of the puzzle I would like and other ...
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