Sold out

Learning Advantage 7884 Tower of Hanoi

Fall Sale,
Use coupon code : " FALL " to get 5% off and free shipping on every order!

$31.54

Shipping calculated at checkout.

Notify me when this product is available:

Vendor: Educators ResourceSKU: W9Y-ERA-CTU7884_CLD_1N/AAvailability : In StockIn StockOut of stock
Learning Advantage 7884 Tower of Hanoi





Tower of Hanoi, also known as The Pagoda Puzzle, is an ancient puzzle that uses repetitive sequential moves for its solution. Seems simple, huh? Here's the kicker. You are allowed to move one piece at a time and are only allowed to place a smaller piece on top of a larger piece. Tower of Hanoi was inspired by a legend that tells of a Hindu temple where the pyramid puzzle might have been used for the mental discipline of young priests. Legend says that at the beginning of time the priests in the temple were given a stack of 64 gold disks, each one a little smaller than the one beneath it. Their assignment was to transfer the 64 disks from one of the three poles to another, with one important provision. A large disk could never be placed on top of a smaller one. Where's the MATH in this game? The number of separate transfers of single disks the priests must make to transfer the tower is 2 to the 64th minus 1, or 18,446,744,073,709,551,615 moves! If the priests worked day and night, making one move every second it would take slightly more than 580 billion years to accomplish the job! You have a great deal fewer disks than 64 here. Can you calculate the number of moves it will take you to move the disks from one of the three poles to another?.

* Free Shipping is not a guaranteed service.

* Delivery to U.S. only. Excludes weekends and holidays. In-stock items only. Dangerous goods cannot ship via 2-Day or Overnight (this includes most fragrances).
* Orders placed after 5pm ET will be processed the following business day.
* Orders placed on a weekend day will be processed on the following Monday, holidays excluded. Please allow up to 48 hours for processing in addition to time in transit.

Shipping Restrictions
Refused Packages
A Non-Delivery Fee will be charged for refused shipments subject to the fee charged by the carrier. The Non-Delivery fee will be charged to the payment form selected during checkout, and will be subtracted from any refund or store credit.

Processing Time
All orders are processed within 24-48 hours of being placed. Orders received on Saturday and Sunday will be processed by close of business Monday. Orders placed after 5:00pm EST will be processed on the next business day.

Domestic Delivery Time - Standard Shipping
Orders shipped to the western U.S. can be expected within 5-8 business days. Orders shipped to the eastern U.S. generally take 3-5 business days. Please note free shipping does not include weekends and holidays. For quicker delivery, guaranteed overnight and 2-day shipping services are NOT available. All delivery times are estimates. The total time needed to deliver your package may be longer. KART IT is not responsible for delays in delivery due to events beyond our control, including shortage of materials, labor strikes, transportation failures or acts of nature.

Overnight and 2-day Shipping
For quicker delivery, guaranteed Next Day and 2nd Day shipping services are NOT available.

United States Postal Service (USPS)
USPS is required for all deliveries to PO Boxes and military addresses. We cannot guarantee replacement of lost packages shipped via USPS. Be advised that the USPS confirmation number you receive from KART IT is only used to verify when a parcel has been delivered, and is not used to track packages en route.

We're here to help.

PHONE : +1 302-572-5111
Email us at cs@kartit.us
Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm EST

Sunday,Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday
January,February,March,April,May,June,July,August,September,October,November,December
Not enough items available. Only [max] left.
Add to WishlistBrowse WishlistRemove Wishlist
Shopping cart

Your cart is empty.

Return To Shop

Add Order Note Edit Order Note
Estimate Shipping
Add A Coupon

Estimate Shipping

Add A Coupon

Coupon code will work on checkout page