February's "Problem of the Month"

Algebra II

Student's Name:  __________________________________________

Date Due:  Wednesday February 28, 2018
Remember: You must submit your solution on THIS printed page.

One through Eight Puzzle

How do you place the numbers 1,2,3, ..., 8 into the given puzzle so that NO consecutive numbers touch each other.

Please Note:
Consecutive numbers may not touch above/below, left/right OR diagonally!
A sample of a WRONG solution is given below

The following solution would NOT be correct for multiple reasons...
1 touches 2
5 touches 4 & 6
7 touches 8