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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    I was out on the first round. I guess I'm unpredictable.




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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    Good find. I know there is probably some mathematical thing that goes a long with that but I am not that smart to figure out.


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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    That's pretty neat. Thank you for posting. However I did get him at the end.



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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    He was 100% with me



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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    Quote Originally Posted by mac4cy View Post
    Good find. I know there is probably some mathematical thing that goes a long with that but I am not that smart to figure out.
    Think of it like a chess board. If you start on a black square and move an odd number of times you always end up on white. If you moved an even number of times you end up on black. So he always knows what color square you are going to land on so he simply removes one of the other color.


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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    Think of it like a chess board. If you start on a black square and move an odd number of times you always end up on white. If you moved an even number of times you end up on black. So he always knows what color square you are going to land on so he simply removes one of the other color.
    Right on.



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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    I am also predictable. As sneaky as I thought I could be, I wasn't....



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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    How it works: Color the squares like a chessboard, alternating black and white, where the start is black. Whenever you move, you move to a different color square. So starting from black, if he picks any odd number, you will end up on a white square so he can safely remove any black square. If he picks an even number, you'll end up on another black square, so he can safely remove any white square. He just repeats until there's only 1 left, and he can easily make you land wherever he wants.
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    Re: How Predictable Are You?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    I was out on the first round. I guess I'm unpredictable.
    I was too.



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