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Chinese Checkers Puzzle

Chinese Checkers Puzzle - 7 July

See the given image carefully. What you have to do is move the blue checkers in the position of the black checkers and vice versa. You are only allowed to move the checker to an adjacent empty space. Do it in the least possible moves.



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4 comments:

  1. you aren't allowed to just rotate the squares are you? so 3->4, 2->5, 1->6

    otherwise the best i could get is 11 moves

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    1. sorry, it was a typo when I said 11 moves, I meant 12

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  2. In 12 steps as follows:

    Blue2 2 -- 3
    Black2 6 -- 2
    Black1 5 -- 6
    Blue1 1 -- 5
    Black2 2 -- 1
    Blue1 5 -- 4
    Black1 6 -- 5
    Blue2 3 -- 2
    Blue2 2 -- 6
    Black2 1 -- 2
    Black1 5 -- 1
    Blue1 4 -- 5

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  3. we can make it five moves black 6-3 blue1-6 black5-1 blue2-5 black3-2

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