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Given an NxN board and a supply of 2x1 dominoes, what is the minimum N such that you can tile the board without it being possible to draw a line parallel to any side of the board that does not slice any domino into two?
Source: This problem was found by John Guilford on the rec.puzzles newsgroup.
© Copyright 1997 Stan Wagon. Reproduced with permission.