Connect Four – Numberphile

Connect Four may seem like a children’s game, but it really is packed full of math.

Numberphile explains in this new video that if you start in the center column, and don’t make any mistakes, you are mathematically guaranteed to win.

Conversely, if you start in the four outer most column, and your opponent is a perfect player, you are guaranteed to lose.


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