### Cut the Polygon Puzzle - the solution will make you smile

**Source:**FunctionSpace.org

**Problem:**Given the polygons P and Q as shown in the grid below, cut P into two polygons P1 and P2 such that, when pasted together differently, they form Q.

Update ( 21 June 2014 ) :

Solution by Varun and Adwait in comments!

I worked backwards, trying to split the rectangle.

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thanks for sharing :)

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