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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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George Bell wrote a special version of Triangular Peg Solitaire for the website back in 2005.

He has now published a paper here: Solving Triangular Peg Solitaire.

A quote: *"... avoid jumping into a corner or out of the interior. Many people stymied by this puzzle can find a solution if they follow this rule of thumb."*

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**U7109****Real Member**- Registered: 2007-03-19
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Where is this paper? It seems like a good puzzle.

"Reality leaves a lot to the imagination," ~ John Lennon

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**Zhylliolom****Real Member**- Registered: 2005-09-05
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If you click the link MathsIsFun has given for the paper, you get to the page and up in the top right corner it says

"Download:

* PostScript

* PDF

* Other formats"

Choose one of those. Your computer probably has Adobe so I'd choose PDF.

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