Re: Any One have an idea?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg87671] Re: Any One have an idea?*From*: Bill Rowe <readnews at sbcglobal.net>*Date*: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 05:53:08 -0400 (EDT)

On 4/14/08 at 5:39 AM, anna_112006 at yahoo.com (AnnaSJ) wrote: >Does anyone have any idea how to do or come up with the "knight's >tour" problem. Please give me some idea how to do it! >The program is used a random number to select a starting position >for the knight, and select the next position by selecting one of the >available positions at random. When the knight reaches a position >from which the number of the last possible available positions, the >tour is finished. The usual statement of the problem is from a random starting point visit every square of the chessboard once. When that is done, the tour is finished. See <http://mathworld.wolfram.com/KnightsTour.html> <http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/TheKnightsTour/>