• Take a sheet of paper and copy down the nine dots exactly as they are displayed below.

  • Without ever lifting your pencil from the paper, try joining up all the dots by drawing only 4 continuous straight lines (going through the middle of each dot only once).
  • You have 15 minutes to solve the puzzle.

Discover the solution

Think outside the box!
We often have a tendancy to remain confined
within our own space.

Step 1:

Step 2:

Step 3:

Step 4:

Did you solve the puzzle? Congratulations!

You gave up before the 15 minutes were up?
Try to be more patient...it could be useful in China.

As the Chinese proverb says « With time and patience, the mulberry leaf becomes silk ».