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## What method does Tower of Hanoi use?

Methods. Conventionally, the Tower of Hanoi task uses **three pegs and a set number of disk (usually 3) stacked in increasing order of size on the starting peg**. The participant must move the disks, one by one, from the start peg to the destination peg using the buffer peg as an aid.

## What type of problem is Towers of Hanoi?

Towers of Hanoi is a **classic problem in computer science**. Students usually encounter this problem as an example of recursion.

## Does Tower of Hanoi using recursion?

The full Tower of Hanoi solution then consists of moving n disks from the source peg A to the target peg C, using B as the spare peg. This approach can be given a rigorous mathematical proof with mathematical induction and is **often used as an example of recursion when teaching programming**.

## Is Tower of Hanoi a stack?

The Tower of Hanoi is a mathematical puzzle. … The puzzle starts with the disk **in a neat stack** in ascending order of size in one pole, the smallest at the top thus making a conical shape.

## Is Tower of Hanoi NP complete?

For example, **Towers of Hanoi is not in NP**, because it must print out O(2n) moves for n disks. A non-deterministic machine cannot “guess” and print the correct answer in less time.

## Why is the Tower of Hanoi recursive?

Using recursion often involves a key insight that makes everything simpler. In our Towers of Hanoi solution, **we recurse on the largest disk to be moved**. … That is, we will write a recursive function that takes as a parameter the disk that is the largest disk in the tower we want to move.

## What is Tower of Hanoi in AI?

Tower of hanoi is **mathematical game puzzle where we have three pile (pillars) and n numbers of disk**. This game has some rules (Rules of game) Only one disk will move at a time. The larger disk should always be on the bottom and the smaller disk on top of it.(Even during intermediate move) Move only the uppermost disk.

## What is the algorithm of the Tower of Hanoi for 5 disks?

The aim is to try and complete the transfer using the smallest number of moves possible. For example if you have three disks, the minimum number of moves is 7.

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The minimum number of moves for any number of disks.

Number of disks | Minimum number of moves |
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2 | 3 |

3 | (2 X3)+1 = 7 |

4 | (2X7)+1 = 15 |

5 | (2X15)+1=31 |

## Which of the following is not a rule of tower of hanoi?

Which of the following is NOT a rule of tower of hanoi puzzle? Explanation: **The rule is to not put a disk over a smaller one**. Putting a smaller disk over larger one is allowed. Explanation: Time complexity of the problem can be found out by solving the recurrence relation: T(n)=2T(n-1)+c.

## What is the complexity of tower of hanoi?

Most of the recursive programs takes exponential time that is why it is very hard to write them iteratively . T(1) = 2k T(2) = 3k T(3) = 4k So the space complexity is **O(n)**. Here time complexity is exponential but space complexity is linear .