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The Fifteen Steps (Posted on 2004-04-26) Difficulty: 5 of 5
There are 15 stairs arranged in a line. There are 6 people on various different steps.

The only rule is you can only move a person if you move it to any lower vacant stair.

In a two player game, you alternate moving single people. The last one to move a person wins! What strategy should you use in order to win?

What strategy would be used if the people couldn't pass each other when moving down the stairs?

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Rating: 3.8000 (5 votes)

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re: The second part {Well Done} | Comment 13 of 16 |
(In reply to The second part by Brian Smith)

This is an excellent Puzzle with an excellent Solution...

  Posted by Rhys on 2004-10-17 02:44:10
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