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Judy Ann Brown

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The Game of Sprouts
Posted: Jul 23, 1999 12:30 PM
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During the Education Program, Barry Tessman showed the teachers the game of
Everyone might enjoy reading "Sprouts for Spring" by Ivars Peterson
(MathLand). The article can be found at:

The article contains references including a newsgroup post in which John
Conway describes a strategy for playing sprouts.

I hope others will share any experience they may have had playing this game.


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