Sudoku (Killer) Principles

Killer Sudoku Solving Principles

Class Sessions: One, 1.5-hour session


Course Prerequisites:

·        Familiarity with the design and structure of Killer Sudoku puzzles

·        Enthusiastic / juiced up to learn more about the topic          

Course Description:

This course will venture into the brain-stimulating Killer Sudoku game and lay out a number of principles and the brutal logic needed to solve Killer Sudoku puzzles.  A short history and internet sources of collateral and puzzles will be reviewed.

Course Objectives:

·        Explore Sudoku and Kakuro (the origins of Killer Sudoku)

·        Agree on a set of definitions

·        Provide a systematic approach to solving Killer Sudoku puzzles

·        Suggest principles for annotations

·        Examine usage of combo charts

·        Present internet sources of puzzles

·        Use live examples to illustrate concepts



Date of Inception or update: 22 August 2021