## NUMB3RS Activity: No Place Left to Hide

Students explore pursuit evasion. In this secondary mathematics activity, students investigate the minimum number of searchers, the search number, necessary to trap a fugitive. The activity encourages students to find patterns in the properties of graphs that affect the search number. The activity extension provides students an opportunity to form a proof of the algorithm for each type of graph.

9th - 12th
Math
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