According to the puzzles coder, any puzzle can be solved in 3 clicks (or less). That means that following my algorithm is likely to be significantly less efficient than an optimum solve.
I am not sure I buy it…yet.
Lets see if we can optimize a solve path for a puzzle.
My Friend Evan Barr coded up a puzzle he had read about in a Mensa magazine. I suggest you click around on it a bit before reading on.