Binary, Hanoi, and Sierpinski, part 2

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Shared November 25, 2016

After seeing how binary counting can solve the towers of Hanoi puzzle in the last video, here we see how ternary counting solve a constrained version of the puzzle, and how this gives a way to walk through a Sierpinski triangle graph structure.

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