Can you solve the prisoner box riddle that’s got everyone baffled?

Can you solve the prisoner box riddle that’s got everyone baffled?

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The prisoner box conundrum is possible to solve – but it’s not easy (Picture: Mental Floss)

If you haven’t had enough of annoyingly hard to solve riddles, then this variation of a classic conundrum might push you over the edge.

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The puzzle, which is explained in the video below, is set around 10 musicians who have had their instruments confiscated and then placed in an equal number of boxes in a separate room.

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