## Archive for the ‘Other Number Placement’ Category:

### Range by Serkan Yürekli

PDF

Theme: Clue Symmetry and Logic

Author/Opus: This is the 102nd puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Serkan Yürekli.

Rules: Fill the grid with digits from the indicated range (1 to n) so that no digit is repeated within a row or column. Number clues in the grid indicate the difference between the largest and smallest digits in the visible cells (i.e., going from the clue until hitting an edge or another triangled cell). If there is only one visible cell, the clue number indicates the digit itself.

Answer String: Enter the digits in the 7th row from left to right, followed by a comma, followed by the 5th column from top to bottom. Ignore the triangled cells.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 1:15, Master = 2:00, Expert = 4:00

Solution: PDF

### Range by Serkan Yürekli

PDF

Theme: Clue Symmetry and Logic

Author/Opus: This is the 101st puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Serkan Yürekli.

Rules: Fill the grid with digits from the indicated range (1 to n) so that no digit is repeated within a row or column. Number clues in the grid indicate the difference between the largest and smallest digits in the visible cells (i.e., going from the clue until hitting an edge or another triangled cell). If there is only one visible cell, the clue number indicates the digit itself.

Answer String: Enter the digits in the 4th row from left to right, followed by a comma, followed by the 6th column from top to bottom. Ignore the triangled cells.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 0:30, Master = 0:45, Expert = 1:30

Solution: PDF

### Ripple Effect by Grant Fikes

PDF

Theme: Logical

Author/Opus: This is the 192nd puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Grant Fikes.

Rules: Place a number into each cell so that each region contains the numbers 1 to N, where N is the size of the region. A cell with the number M must have at least M cells between it and any other instance of the same number M in that row or column.

Answer String: Enter the numbers in the 6th row from left to right, followed by a comma, followed by the 8th row from left to right.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 3:45, Master = 5:45, Expert = 11:30

Solution: PDF; a solution video is available here.

### Ripple Effect by Grant Fikes

PDF

Theme: Clueless

Author/Opus: This is the 191st puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Grant Fikes.

Rules: Place a number into each cell so that each region contains the numbers 1 to N, where N is the size of the region. A cell with the number M must have at least M cells between it and any other instance of the same number M in that row or column.

Answer String: Enter the numbers in the 1st row from left to right, followed by a comma, followed by the 3rd row from left to right.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 2:00, Master = 2:30, Expert = 5:00

Solution: PDF

### Scrabble (Checkerboard) by Murat Can Tonta

PDF

Theme: Logical

Author/Opus: This is the 25th puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Murat Can Tonta.

Rules: Place each of the given words into the grid, one letter per cell, reading from left to right or top to bottom. All words must be connected, and no words other than the given words can appear in the grid. The dots mark spots where two diagonally adjacent cells contain letters and the other diagonally adjacent cells are empty as in a checkerboard. (Not all possible dots are necessarily given.)

Answer String: Enter all letters in the indicated rows from left to right, separating each row with a comma. Use CAPITAL LETTERS.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 7:00, Master = 10:30, Expert = 21:00

Solution: PDF

### Scrabble (First Letter) by Murat Can Tonta

PDF

Theme: One to Thirteen, Almost

Author/Opus: This is the 24th puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Murat Can Tonta.

Rules: Place each of the given words into the grid, one letter per cell, reading from left to right or top to bottom. All words must be connected, and no words other than the given words can appear in the grid. The highlighted cells must contain the first letters of each of the words.

Answer String: Enter all letters in the indicated rows from left to right, separating each row with a comma. Use CAPITAL LETTERS.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 4:30, Master = 8:00, Expert = 16:00

Solution: PDF

### Scrabble (Double Letter) by Murat Can Tonta

PDF

Theme: Spelling Test

Author/Opus: This is the 23rd puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Murat Can Tonta.

Rules: Place each of the given words into the grid, one letter per cell, reading from left to right or top to bottom. All words must be connected, and no words other than the given words can appear in the grid. The borders between all adjacent cells that contain the same letter have been marked.

Answer String: Enter all letters in the indicated rows from left to right, separating each row with a comma. Use CAPITAL LETTERS.

Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 5:00, Master = 10:00, Expert = 20:00

Solution: PDF