Tower of Hanoi – 6 Disks

Below are six discs stacked on a peg. The object is to reassemble the discs, one by one, in the same order on another peg, using the smallest number of moves. No larger disc can be placed on a smaller disc. How many moves will it take?

towers of hanoi 6 disks


It will take 63 moves.

For any number of discs n, the number of moves can be found by 2n – 1.

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