"too hard" ( not. ) — Pat # 201 # (224692) #

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"too hard" ( not. ) — Pat # 201 # (224692) #

Postby Pat » Sun Feb 17, 2013 1:51 pm


    9...8.....5...78....75...1...4....9.6.......3.9....6....6..27...1.4...8.....9...4

    [ play ]

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 9 . . | . 8 . | . . .
 . 5 . | . . 7 | 8 . .
 . . 7 | 5 . . | . 1 .
-------+-------+------
 . . 4 | . . . | . 9 .
 6 . . | . . . | . . 3
 . 9 . | . . . | 6 . .
-------+-------+------
 . . 6 | . . 2 | 7 . .
 . 1 . | 4 . . | . 8 .
 . . . | . 9 . | . . 4

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Re: "too hard" ( not. ) — Pat # 201 # (224692) #

Postby Marty R. » Sun Feb 17, 2013 3:46 pm

Not sure how to reply to these. Advanced moves not needed.
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Re: "too hard" ( not. ) — Pat # 201 # (224692) #

Postby JasonLion » Sun Feb 17, 2013 9:06 pm

Fun :)
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Re: "too hard" ( not. ) — Pat # 201 # (224692) #

Postby Luke » Sun Feb 17, 2013 10:42 pm

JasonLion wrote:Fun :)

"Fun"??? What do you think this is, some kind of a game?
Jajaja!
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Postby Pat » Tue Feb 19, 2013 10:19 am

Marty R. wrote:Not sure how to reply to these. Advanced moves not needed.

the fun is to solve them without "pencilmarks"

perhaps not your cup of tea?

    you prefer "advanced" moves,
    try this VH —

      m_b_metcalf # 201 # 52

      1...2.....3...42....53...6...7....5.6.......3.8....4....8..65...4.2...7.....3...2

      [ play ]
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Re:

Postby ArkieTech » Tue Feb 19, 2013 1:23 pm

Pat wrote:you prefer "advanced" moves,
try this VH —

    m_b_metcalf # 201 # 52

    1...2.....3...42....53...6...7....5.6.......3.8....4....8..65...4.2...7.....3...2

    [ play ]


:D

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 *-----------------------------------------------------------*
 | 1     7     9     | 6     2    b58    | 3    b48    458   |
 | 8     3     6     | 157   157   4     | 2     9     157   |
 | 4     2     5     | 3     1789  1789  | 178   6     178   |
 |-------------------+-------------------+-------------------|
 | 3     1     7     | 489   4689  2     | 689   5     689   |
 | 6     5     4     | 1789  1789  1789  | 789   2     3     |
 | 9     8     2     | 57    567   3     | 4     1     67    |
 |-------------------+-------------------+-------------------|
 | 2     9     8     | 147   147   6     | 5     3     14    |
 | 5     4     3     | 2    c189  c189   | 1689  7     1689  |
 | 7     6     1     | 45-89 3    c589   |a89   a48    2     |
 *-----------------------------------------------------------*
als xy-wing
(89=4)r9c78-(4=5)r12c68-(5=89) => -89r9c4; lclste
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re: m_b_metcalf # 201 # 52

Postby Pat » Thu Feb 21, 2013 10:26 am


    yes, the line\box gets us to 49 as in your diagram [ play ];
    and then what?
i should've known you'd go for a one-move solution-path;
i prefer 3 moves —
spoiler wrote:

    puzzle qualifies as "
    superior"
    (tarek's definition)

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