Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Seven Bridges of Koenigsberg

  1. Nov 11, 2009 #1

    Monocerotis

    User Avatar
    Gold Member

    Was Euler's solution that there is no solution to the problem ?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 11, 2009 #2
  4. Nov 11, 2009 #3

    JasonRox

    User Avatar
    Homework Helper
    Gold Member

    Assuming you can't walk around the world.
     
  5. Nov 11, 2009 #4

    jtbell

    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

    Of course, nowadays we really should update it to the "seven bridges of Kaliningrad." Hmm, that sounds more like the name of a WWII movie. :uhh:
     
  6. Nov 12, 2009 #5

    BobG

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    Not quite. Two of the bridges were bombed during WWII and it is now possible to solve the remaining 5 bridges of Kaliningrad problem. Arial bombardment was a solution no one was able to envision during the 1700's.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Seven Bridges of Koenigsberg
  1. Bridges anyone? (Replies: 21)

  2. The Seven Wonders (Replies: 2)

Loading...