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Solitaire Rules

Rules Of Solitaire

Solitaire for one player
Very easy game for anyone to play.
The wooden board is laid out with a ball in every hole except the central one.
The player must take all balls off the board one at a time, except the last one, which should be left in the central hole, if you can. The removed balls are stored in the outer groove.
A move is affected by one ball jumping over an adjacent one into a vacant hole beyond. Any direction is permitted except diagonally. The ball jumped over is then removed from the board.
A player must pay attention not to leave a ball too far from the others because of the difficulty which may be found in reaching and removing it.
Very addictive, you will just keep on playing until you win.

Alternative play.
Instead of the centre hole leave any other hole empty and try to end up with the last board in the same hole.

Rules of Fox and Geese


Fox and Geese for two players
Fox and geese can also be played with this board and marbles, in this game 18 marbles are used normally 17 of one colour as the Geese and one alternative colour as the Fox (Always use a clearly identifiable marble as the fox easy to see and stops some of the possible cheating moves when you are not looking.
The board is laid out with the Fox in the centre and all the geese at one end.
Fox & Geese is a game of inequality. The geese cannot capture the fox but aim, through the benefit of numbers, to hem the fox in so that he cannot move. The objective of the fox, on the other hand, is to capture geese until it becomes impossible for them to trap him.
layer's toss a coin to decide who will play the fox - the geese move first. Players take turns to move a goose or the fox to an adjacent point along a line. However, the geese are restricted to being able to move directly forwards, diagonally forwards or sideways only.
Upon the fox's turn, if a goose is adjacent to the fox with an empty point directly behind, the fox may capture that goose by hopping over it into the empty square and removing the goose from the board.
Captured pieces are never replayed onto the board and remain captured for the remainder of the game. The game is finished when a player loses either by being reduced to two pieces or by being unable to move.
Like all unequal games, it makes sense to play an even number of games, each player alternating between playing the fox and playing the geese. The player who wins the most games wins the match.