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Rules / Objectives Summary
 Complete the grid such that every row and column contains the numbers 1 to the size of the grid.
 The arrows on the grid are lessthan and greaterthan signs.
 e.g. 1 < 4, 3 < 5, 2 > 1.
See the Walkthrough for extra tips and tricks. Knowing some Sudoku techniques might also help.

What are the arrows for? The arrows on the grid are lessthan and greaterthan signs, and always point to a smaller number.
e.g. 1 < 4, 3 < 5, 2 > 1, etc.
Move your mouse over the puzzle to see the answer.

Walkthrough

Step 1 This is the start of the puzzle, we're given the <3>s as initial clues.
Solve this puzzle for yourself at the same time.


Step 2 There is only one way to fulfil these two squares 3 > 2 > 1.


Step 3 This could be either 3 > 1, or 3 > 2, but we've already got the <2> in Column 2, so it must be 3 > 1.


Step 4 In Row 1 the remaining square must be <4>. In Column 2 the remaining square must also be <4>.


Step 5 As we've already got the <3> in Column 4 and the <4> in Row 4, there is only one way to complete these two squares, 2 > 1.


Step 6 The only missing number for Row 4 is <3>.


Step 7 The <1> in Row 2 can only go here (as there is already a <1> in Column 1 and Column 3).


Step 8 The <4> in Column 4 must go here.


Step 9 The <3> from Row 3 must go here (as there is already a <3> in Column 1).


Step 10 The puzzle completes as both Row 3 and Column 3 have one remaining number. Which leaves the last <4> to complete Row 2 / Column 1.


Step 11 The completed puzzle.

