Problem of the Week

WEEK TWELVE

Solutions due by high noon on Friday, April 24.

 

There are three droids (C-3PO, R2-D2 and Huyang) and their masters (Jabba the Hutt, Luke and Obi-Wan) on Tatooine. They need to board a star cruiser orbiting the planet.

 

 No master trusts their droid to be near any other master unless they are also with them.

 

 There is a space shuttle that can take a maximum of two passengers, and a master or a droid must pilot the shuttle.

 How can all of them get to the star cruiser?  

 

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