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What's the image it all started with?

Below is a small sequence, showing every element, except the first. What is the image it all started with? text version: , ,r,r,r, , , ,g,g,g, , ,r, , , ,r, ,g,r,r,r,g, , ,g,g,g, , ,r, , , ,r, ,g,r,...
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Which duplo digit is 6 or 9?

Not every question has to be as hard as possible, here is an easy one. I joined my kids playing with duplo, and found out that the duplo 9 and 6 look exactly the same if you turn one of them 180 ...
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A "magical" grid progression

Task: fill in the final grid correctly. Hint, if it wasn't obvious enough already:
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A little song with an thoughtful message

Find the hidden message. You may need a little help to get this message: :) Hint: PS: I have used https://composing.studio with ABC-notation to create this piece of music. You can find my source ...
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Can you draw these figures?

Beginner puzzle This puzzle is intended to be suitable for people who are new to puzzle solving. Clarification: Both experienced solvers and new solvers are welcome to post solutions to this puzzle. ...
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Visual puzzle involving mathematical operations

Try this puzzle. It involves mathematical operations. Created on my own. CSV (for those who aren't able to see images): ...
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May the Fourth Be With You - a Star Wars Day Bounty Hunt

Background: As part of the entertainment at my brother's wedding - which took place in the UK on May the 4th this week - I created a puzzle hunt 'for a general audience' and a range of ages to fit ...
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Visual puzzle with a grid

Puzzle I composed, the reasoning matters more than the correct answer.
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All below hundred

What phrase is hidden below? ...
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I’m cheering them on!

1: 3: 5: Can you determine what’s next? Clarification: In a comment I was asked if the [knowledge] tag should be added to this puzzle: Since no special knowledge is necessary to solve this puzzle,...
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The Tower of (-----)

What's the name of this tower? As usual, explain your reasoning. (You'll know if your answer is correct).
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Quick find the unique answer, it may not be unique otherwise!

Replace the question mark with the correct 5-digit number. ...
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My friend’s university campus in Pixels

My friend who so happens to be doing a Bachelors degree in Digital Marketing sent me this picture of a pixelated version of a map of his university campus. He, being a bright guy told me that he saw ...
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A genius Margonon!

To solve the puzzle below, the standard rules of a fill-a-pix (or mosaic) apply: Paint the squares around each clue black so that the number of painted squares, including the square with the clue, ...
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The Famous Five

What does this picture represent and why?
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A Dangerous Asian Ruler

What is represented below? The answer is a 9-letter two-word noun.
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Not Once, Not Twice

FIND THE WORD HIDDEN IN THE IMAGE BELOW. GOOD LUCK!
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Off to the sky!

What bird is represented below?
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Equilateral figure

Replace the question mark with the correct figure. Explain why it's correct.
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1 answer
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Connect the dots x Crosswords

About the puzzle: This puzzle is a crossover of "connect the dots" puzzles and crossword puzzles. It requires the solver to place dots on the graph using crossword-like clues. Then, dots ...
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Choose and snooze

What nine-letter answer is hidden below? Explain your reasoning.
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Catch the flag!

On a small island somewhere in Europe, a battle is fought in the middle of World War II. Two armies, blue and red, have strategically positioned their troops against each other. For convenience, the ...
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Use your fingers!

This puzzle is my attempt to make one in the style of PSE user Prim3numbah: Find what is in the question mark! 1D3, 12, ED, ED, 5A, 244, 84, 1E2, 1E2, ? Go back a ...
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Creation of two (Opposites are opposite)

What is the answer to this puzzle?
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An incomplete grid

The task is to complete the grid below by placing the correct figure in the bottom left cell. Explain why it's correct and... ...BTW try your hardest to solve it and stop only if you can't continue.
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"PRI" puzzle with line drawings, including some shapes

This is a "PRI" puzzle that was posted on a reddit question. https://www.reddit.com/r/cognitiveTesting/comments/1btdot2/has_anyone_got_any_hard_pri_puzzles/
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Raven's Matrix: 3-by-3 grids colored blue and green

This matrix is part of the app "IQ Test: Raven Matrices", level 27. I can't identify the pattern. Can you explain how to solve it?
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One within the other

What letters are missing? Explain your reasoning.
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April Fools Origami Update

Me (Sunny Lu) and Ωmega_3301 have made a special April Fools edition of origami puzzles. The objective is to fold a shape into a rectangle with uniform thickness. The thickness will be given to you. ...
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Positions of squares and diamonds

Based on the eight figures below determine what the last figure will look like (replace the question marks). Explain why. ...
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1 answer
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A puzzle of protection

Solve the rebus below. The answer is a word. What word is it?
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1 answer
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It is coming soon!

What would be great right now? (The answer is a phrase)!
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Burial Traditions

This is part 56 of the puzzle series Around the World in Many Days. Each part is solvable on its own. Dear Puzzling, The answers to these twelve rebuses are single words in alphabetical order. Your ...
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Can you find Redrum's Pirate Treasure?

Redrum is a Dutch pirate and when he set foot on an unhabited island he lost his treasure. Or as the Dutch call it his "Schat". Can you figure out what his treasure/"schat" is? ...
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1 answer
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Find the B and tell me what you see

What trio is hidden below? Explain your reasoning. ...
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15 votes
1 answer
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"H--- and k-----"

Something has been replaced by question marks. Find what's been replaced and then tell me what the two rows stand for. Hint 1:
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10 votes
1 answer
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A set of rotated/reflected L-shapes

What does the image below represent? Explain your reasoning.
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1 answer
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Mensa question number 30: progressive matrix of line shapes [closed]

Mensa question number 30 .. In the question I think there is some diagonal thing.
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A co--ection of images

What movie title from 2002 is hidden below?
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Sequence of 3x3 grids of dots

Has anyone got any ideas on how to go about solving this?
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White is missing

All of the country flags below can be replaced by other flags. One country flag is missing and can not be replaced by another flag. Find the missing flag and explain why it's correct.
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1 answer
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Finding the Ring of Truth

Tips: First, wait on others. Remember: overlap is chaff. The answer is a 7-letter word.
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Lines inside a shape

All four objects follow a certain pattern. First three are complete, fourth one isn't. Your task is to complete the fourth object. Explain why it's correct.
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5 votes
1 answer
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A puzzle missing completion

Your task is to somehow convert the puzzle below to a list of _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _, in correct order. Everything you need to know is there. Good luck!
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4 votes
1 answer
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Numbers turned into a number turned into numbers (start with the smallest)

What number should replace the question mark? Explain why. Hint 1
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62 votes
1 answer
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What should I call this poker hand with a straight?

Hmmm, looks like a good hand... I'm certain I can make a straight out of this! What should I call it? (6 2 8)
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Time to play some

What two-word answer is hidden below?
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World Puzzling Competition #1: the beginning

This year, you were invited to attend the WPC, otherwise known as the World Puzzling Competition. The World Puzzling Competition is attended by the 88088 users of PSE (as per writing of the draft) all ...
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What does this prove? (2)

Since 30 characters is required, here's some fluff: Illuminate Your Mind with our brand new product of ... just kidding we don't have a product lol... Hint:
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It's what's inside them that counts

What is this puzzle about? The answer is a word. Hint: Edit: Added an image.
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