Missing Hiker

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A puzzle on the fastest way of detecting the hiker's signal is presented. Whenever a hiker is seriously injured, he sends a distress signal within the range of two miles. One has to find the hikers signal as quickly as possible. Many other variants of this puzzle are also possible.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)113
Number of pages1
JournalScientific American
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 2003

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