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## Take a break from holiday shopping and decorating to solve these tricky brain teasers.

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## Christmas puzzles

Christmas is one of the most fun times of the year, but sometimes our brains get a little foggy around the holidays with the amount of stress we’re typically under from various Christmas activities. Luckily, the many Christmas symbols and motifs make great visual puzzles and brain teasers! Take a break from the hustle and bustle and build up some brainpower with these tricky Christmas brain teasers. How many can you solve? For more holiday entertainment, get a giggle from these Christmas riddles and Christmas puns.

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## Winter math

Can you figure out what number the lanterns, snowmen, and trees represent to solve the final equation? When you finish these puzzles, try out these brain games guaranteed to boost your brain power.

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The lampposts are the number 15, the snowmen are the number 4, and the trees are the number 3. Then in the last equation, a light post with only one light would represent the number 5. If you go by the order of operations, 3 multiplied by 4 is 12, then if you add 15 and subtract 5 you’ll get 22. These printable brain teasers will also leave you stumped.

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## Nutcracker puzzle

There are ten differences in these pictures. Can you find them all?

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Did you find the ten differences? Make your kids laugh this season with these hilarious Christmas jokes for kids.

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## Maze to the sleigh

Find Santa’s way through the maze to his sleigh.

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Did you find Santa’s way to his sleigh filled with gifts? These are 27 of the hardest riddles ever; can you solve them?

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## Sugarplum math

First, find out what numbers the mitten, ornament, and tree represent.

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The ornament represents the number 6, the mitten represents the number 2, and the tree, 7. In total, the ornament, the mitten, and the tree add up to 15. Did you get the correct sum?

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## The missing piece

Find the puzzle piece that perfectly fits in the empty spot.

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Puzzle piece number two. If you’re a math wiz, see if you can solve these math riddles that only the smartest can get right.

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## Let it snow

Match the pairs of identical snowflakes. The angle of rotation does not matter.

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The pairs that are identical are 1 and 12, 2 and 11, 3 and 10, 4 and 9, 5 and 8, and 6 and 7. Can you find the hidden objects in these pictures?

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## Skiing snowman

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The shadow in the bottom row all the way to the left matches the skiing snowman. Can you figure out these visual brain teasers and puzzles?

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## Two Santas

Can you spot all 12 differences in these two pictures?

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How many did you get? See if you can spot the difference in these other images, too.

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## Snowman twins

Which two snowmen are identical?

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If you guessed snowman number three and number eight you are correct. If you need something a little easier, try these easy riddles (with answers) for a while.

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Find the two gift boxes that are exactly the same.

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The two boxes with the leaf pattern on them are the same. These are the most famous riddles in history.

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Can you spot the seven differences between the two gingerbread pictures?

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Did you get all seven of them? These are the best riddles for kids (adults can also try them).

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## Elves galore

See if you can find the ten differences in these two photos.

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Did you spot the differences in the photos, including the snowman and cat? If you found all ten, check out these short riddles that’ll still stump you.

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## Christmas maze

Which house is each toy or treat going to?

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Hat: 4

Cake: 7

Toy: 1

Car: 5

Mitten: 6

Stocking: 3

Star: 2

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## Similar stockings

Which two stockings are exactly the same?

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The first stocking in the second row is identical to the fourth stocking in the last row. Looking for riddles with words? These word puzzles will leave you stumped.

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## Santa winter scene

See if you can find the ten differences in these two pictures of Santas with some snowmen and reindeer.

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Did you spot them all?

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## Toys for all

Which toy belongs to each child?

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The first boy gets the truck, the first girl gets the rabbit, the second girl gets the doll, and the second boy gets the books.

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## Bright, shining tree

Which missing piece fits into the tree?

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Circle number four is the missing piece. See if you can find the animals camouflaged in these photos.

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## Help Santa deliver presents

Find the path that Santa should take to deliver presents to every chimney. Use ladders and stairs to climb from level to level, and don’t let Santa jump up or climb any walls.

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Did you find the right path?

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## Mismatched mittens

Find the mitten that has no pair.

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