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phaze

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In Topic: The final Find Me puzzle - decode your hearts out.

27 November 2013 - 04:26 AM

Are spaces relevant?  If so could you clearly identify them?


In Topic: Halloween Candy

20 November 2013 - 01:37 AM

Spoiler for Solution

In Topic: Having sisters

13 November 2013 - 12:55 AM

I think it is still up for grabs, as I have not proven anything but simply given an single example.

 

The prize should go to anyone who can come up with an explanation for families of arbitrary sizes rather than of size 3 

 

Hint: Pascal triangle


In Topic: Having sisters

12 November 2013 - 12:08 AM

@DeGe I think you got caught in his cleverly designed trap

 

Spoiler for For a family of three


In Topic: Guess 1 out of 100 numbers

07 November 2013 - 06:32 AM

@BMAD I think it also excludes the numbers that nobody has

 

for 4 people and numbers 1 to 4 a possibility is

 

Person 1 has  4

1 2 2

 

Person 2 has 2

1 2 4

 

Person 3 has 1

2 2 4

 

Person 4 has 2

1 2 4

 

due to possible overlap no-one can be certain which number they have.

I think this is what he means by "These numbers are entirely random and independent of one another, meaning there can be duplicates (and consequently missing numbers). "