Fuse Puzzle - Page 1
You are given two special fuse wires, and plenty of matches. Each wire, if lit at one end, will burn for exactly 60 minutes. However the rate of burning is not regular, so cutting a fuse wire in half does not mean a burn time of 30 minutes.
You need to time 45 minutes. How do you do it?
Answer on the next page!
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