Or search by topic
In China this game is known as Pong hau k'i and in Korea it is called Ou-moul-ko-no.
A game for two players.
Place the two pebbles at the top and two at the bottom as shown below .
Take turns to slide one pebble along a line to an empty spot.
The first move will be to the middle.
To win: block your opponent so that they cannot move.
Next time you play swap start positions on the board with your opponent.
Printable NRICH Roadshow resource.
Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?
Start with any number of counters in any number of piles. 2 players take it in turns to remove any number of counters from a single pile. The loser is the player who takes the last counter.
A new card game for two players.