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Neurobics: Monster Garden

doi: 10.1097/01.NNN.0000368485.55676.10
Departments: The Waiting Room

The garden at right is divided into squares. The gardener in the green square wants to find the shortest path to the flower that avoids all the monsters. In this case she can get there in just five steps by following the arrows.

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Now it's your turn. Your job is to find the shortest path from the gardener to the flower. But this time you'll have to use your memory. Look at garden A below. Memorize the positions of the gardener and the two monsters. Got it? Once you have the positions memorized, turn the page and continue reading.

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