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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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Set the aliens straight by determining the missing figure in the progression

Aliens have come to Earth to see if there is intelligent life elsewhere in the galaxy (they weren't able to tell from our television broadcasts). Help them to come to the right conclusion by ...
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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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Suits of tiers - A GW2 themed enigmatic puzzle

I have created this puzzle quite some time ago in the style of the - then still ongoing - CiSRA puzzle competition, but very heavily leaning on elements of the computer game Guild Wars 2. A couple of ...
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Find the empty element

I tried many hours but can't figure this out This question is from http://tr.iq-test.cc/
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4 pics 1 word game answer explain

How the four pics resembles alphabet. Can anyone explain? I can only see there is just some Greek letters like omega and pi and one soup picture?
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How many rectangles are there in the following figure?

I could count to 12 (update! actually it was 11). But the answer given is 14. For a vertical rectangle, there are 6 rectangles in it as drawn by me. Same is the case for horizontal rectangle except ...
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What is the result of the sum?

$A_1$: lateral-thinking 0H828JD1FGHODB82JOO $A_2$: computer-puzzles 01111011 $A_3$: visuallateral-thinking (Sorry if you are colorblind..) $A_4$: ...
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Identify the grid that does not fit into the pattern

In the two rows the grids in each row form a pattern, so there are two patterns and they are similar to each other but not the same. One element (either in the upper or lower row) breaks the pattern. ...
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Solve the matrix #2

Can you solve this one? I'll give a second hint if needed. hint
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Tokyo Metro puzzle special: Oops, the lines are coming down

Here is my first Special Edition puzzle, and it is a little harder. The map is also available as a PDF. So you, being a Tokyo straphanger, was in between Hikawadai (Y05 F05) and Kotake-mukaihara (...
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Find the missing brick

The pattern made up of figure a-i is missing the last brick. What figure out of the figures in range 1-9 is the last brick to restore the pattern, and why? Created by myself
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I Need Help Solving A Riddle - Its Just An Image?

So I was in this hackathon competition where they promised the people who placed in the top 3 a lot of money and then they delayed the results two weeks. Yesterday, when they were supposed to announce ...
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Tokyo Metro puzzle #2

This is similar to the previous one, however they are independent. The map is here. Here is the riddle: ...
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Picture-word puzzle [closed]

Couldn't figure this one out for the life of me.
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How to hide coded messages in kaleidoscopes

Has anyone ever made or ever heard of making coded messages using repeating patterns or colors in kaleidoscopes? I had the idea for a project and was wondering if anyone had any experience with ...
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Which square doesn't belong here and why?

Which square doesn't belong here and why?
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A case of academic misconduct?

A friend of mine is a professor at a nearby university. Last week, he gave three of his students a simple assignment: conduct an experiment (all three of them separately and independently from each ...
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The “Letter U” Rebus

Here is a rebus I thought of again. Can you solve it?
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Object Representation [closed]

Background It isn't a common art style, but it is still done: using letters for form in pictures. Sometimes, people create art using only letters. Now, let us choose a word, i.e. Cool. 'Cool' can be ...
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I am stumped on this one any help? Rebus

Hey all I am extremely stumped on probably such a simple Rebus. Any help here
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Another figure problem, trying to figure out the pattern/rule

This is similar to the another one I posted but want to see what people think the answer is and why.These are practice questions from an assessment company but these seem quite interesting.
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Here's a clean and easy visual riddle

The images below can be connected by a single word. What is the word and what are the connections?
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Raven's progressive matrices question

Pick one of the 8 possible solutions depicted below the thin horizontal line, to fill in as an answer for the bottom right blank picture. Unfortunately, I cannot remember and thus quote the source of ...
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Is this Murder or Suicide Picture Puzzle [closed]

Deduce what happened, supporting with observations and deductions, also a possible story of what might have happened. I got This Puzzle From another source on internet. Give the answers with reasons....
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A (not so) simple question!

The question is ... CONNECT Can you solve this one!? Hints will be provided after some time!
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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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Find the next sequence

1) 2) If someone already knew about this pattern, please let other people solve this.
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How to solve these children's coding puzzles

I was looking through a children's book of puzzles and realised I couldn't solve some of them! Can anyone tell me how to solve these two puzzles? For the first one the options are: FX, HX, HV, FV, ...
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Celebrity picture rebus

It's an easy one, lets see who gets it the fastest. HINT:
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Hidden message in pictures 2

Find the hidden sentence behind these pictures. Story starts: "I am in very big trouble. The next sentence: For full size image, right-click the image → open ...
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Bee and lizard in a room [closed]

There is a bee and a lizard at the corner of an $l\times b\times h$ cuboid. The bee can fly. The lizard can walk on walls, the ceiling or the floor. Both must reach the diagonally opposite corner. ...
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What's my name and how did I construct my signature?

I recently changed my signature and have started rolling it out on forms. Here's the new one in a couple of versions so you can see the range of unimportant vs. important characteristics. What's my ...
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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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Tokyo Metro puzzle #3

Here's another Tokyo Metro puzzle, after the first and the second. I'll be doing the fourth tomorrow, and the fifth will be based on the answers of all four. By the way, the map is here. Riddle: <...
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What's the next image?

Can someone help with guidance for the following puzzle? Thanks and regards, Todor
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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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Is this a puzzle? Cup cakes

This picture was in a pippi long-stocking book ( the lauren child version). This picture looked to me like it should be a sequence. Does it?
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Riddle of Markburg

In a school located 3 kilometers below the city of Markburg. Alexander and his friend, Schim, talking about funny jokes but 1 hour later, Schim created a mysterious message with his pencil, coloring ...
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Color Logic…again

Find the rule that is all correct on the left side, but none on the right side. Raw text: (Orange, Yellow, Green, Cyan) Left: ...
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Wicked Winding Words!

What is the highest number $n$ of $n$-letter words can you find that share this property? i.e. highest number $n$ that you can find (not found on any other sites). I will accept the answer with the ...
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Mr. Allen at the Mall

Mr. Woody Allen is standing at one of the three entrances (A) of a 5 story Manhattan Mall. He needs to go from A to the other end (small shop) on the 4th floor at location (X). Ground floor is First ...
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lichess.org time out [closed]

This may not be a puzzle in the manner that is used to be in the site, if so gently close it :) I am playing in www.lichess.org, which is an online chess playing ...
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Hacking quiz image [closed]

This is an image from a hacking quiz. It has a hint (kind of) Being successful is on your hands. If want you to come up with a solution, you should look closer. (That's what it says before the ...
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A Soap and Bond… James Bond [closed]

REBUS (or shall I call it Brainf*ck). Look at the following and tell me what particular word or phrase it conveys. Hint: Another Hint: I have given it all away now. :\
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Murder or Suicide?

Deduce what happened, supporting with observations and deductions, also a possible story of what might have happened. Disclaimer: I didn't create this one. I don't know the original source too.
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Can anyone help me with this puzzle?

I can't find any proper solution to this problem. There are too many things going on in this puzzle. Can anyone help? Thanks
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Connect the Dots Problem

Using the image above, the rules are every dot must have a line through it, no diagonal lines, no crossing over lines, no backtracking, no going out of bounds, and no picking up the pencil to start at ...
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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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Find the odd ones out!

Find the odd ones out! Each section will have 1 part that is the odd one out. 1. Computer Chancellor Conference Coincide Curriculum Continue Champion Customer 2. 3 ...
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The Trail of Clues: The Mystery island

<--- Previous and first clue You are standing on a roof in Israel at the top of the Ladder. You notice that there is a small package taped to the top rung of the ladder. You pick it up and take it ...