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How To Open Math Puzzle Doors In Hogwarts Legacy (Answers)

Take a look at how you can solve math puzzle doors in Hogwarts Legacy easily.

In this Wizarding world of Hogwarts Legacy, you’ll not only come across battles but also some tough-to-open math Arithmancy door puzzles. As soon as you start wandering in the school you’ll find some mysterious doors with numbers and golden magical beasts sign. Behind this door, it holds the Collection chests that can provide you with various in-game gears and other items. If you have already started this puzzle and struggling to open the doors, then we are here to help. In this guide, we will help with the solutions to solve the animal math puzzle door in Hogwarts Legacy easily.

Disclaimer: The following guide contains some spoilers related to the main quests of the game. So, if you mind such spoilers, now is the best time to head back and check back later.

How to Solve the Animal Math Puzzle Doors in Hogwarts Legacy?

blue chest to open math puzzle door in Hogwarts legacy
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To solve these animal math puzzle doors in Hogwarts Legacy all you have to do is simple addition and subtraction. But before doing that you’ll require the cheat sheet aka, a Cipher that reveals the numbers of the magical animals on the door frame. This Cipher is found in a Blue chest near the Library Annex, in Divination Classroom, which is situated in Floo Flames. However, finding the cheat sheet is optional and you can go ahead without it. For your reference, we have mentioned the name of the animals and the numbers they indicate below.

  • Demiguise: 0
  • Unicorn: 1
  • Graphorn: 2
  • Runespoor: 3
  • Fwooper: 4
  • Quintaped: 5
  • Lizard: 6
  • Squid-like Animal: 7
  • Spider: 8
  • Hydra: 9

cipher to indicate the numbers of animals for open the puzzle door in wizarding world

As you can see every magical animal has a corresponding number beside them. It starts clockwise from 0 and ends at 9.

  1. After you have decoded the animals, go ahead and interact with a puzzle door to initiate the math problem.
  2. Once it does, you’ll have to find the answers for the circle with ? & ??.
  3. That can be done by finding the animal, the question mark indicates.

    the puzzle door to solve math problem in Hogwarts legacy
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  4. And for that, add the number and the number indicated by the animal. In order to get the sum of the number mentioned inside the big circle.
    • For example, 7+ Hydra+ ?= 24. Here use the cipher to get the hydra number, i.e. 9. So it will be 7+9+?= 24.
  5. Now all you have to do is, subtract the sum of an animal number and the given number with the number in the middle.
    • For example, 7+9 (Hydra)=16, so ahead and subtract 16 from 24, which will give you 8. The 8 number indicates Spider, and that’s your answer.
  6. As there are two math problems, you will be required to solve them both.
  7. And once you do, go ahead and roll the huge wall dice hidden around the Arithmancy door, to the animal you found after solving the math puzzle.
  8. If you are having trouble finding the wall dice, then simply use the Revelio spell near the door and you’ll be good to go.

That covers all about how you can solve and open animal math puzzle doors in Hogwarts Legacy. If you are planning to avoid these math problems, then go ahead and check out all the puzzle answers below.

All Animal Arithmancy Puzzle Door Answers

Here we have mentioned all the Hogwarts Legacy math puzzle door answers. So you can save time and continue your journey in the Wizarding world.

  • Floo Flame
    • Top Math Problem
      • Question: 2+ Runespoor (3)+?=9
      • Answer: (4) Fwooper
    • Bottom Math Problem
      • Question: 1+0+??= 4
      • Answer: 3 (Runespoor)
  • Central Hall Door Puzzle
    • Top Math Problem
      • Question: 11+ Graphorn (2)+?=21
      • Answer: 8 (Spider)
    • Bottom Math Problem
      • Question: Quintaped (5)+ Hydra (9)+ ??= 17
      • Answer: 3 (Runespoor)

  • Grand Staircase Door Puzzle
    • Top Math Problem
      • Question: 4+ Graphorn (6)+ ?= 6
      • Answer: 0 (Demiguise)
    • Bottom Math Problem
      • Question: 5+1+??= 11
      • Answer: 5 (Quintaped)
  • Astronomy Wing Door Puzzle
    • Top Math Problem
      • Question: 3+0+?= 5
      • Answer: 2 (Graphorn)
    • Bottom Math Problem
      • Question: Unicorn (1)+4+??=12
      • Answer: 7 (Squid-like Animal)

Now you know the answers to a few of Arithmancy puzzle doors. We will keep updating this article if we come across more doors like this in the game. With that said, this is all you need to know about how you can solve animal math puzzle doors and their answers in Hogwarts Legacy. While you are here take a look at the Ron Weasley Build. Also, check out the list of quests you’ll come across in the game.