tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5541174503724500787.post6422713276725573844..comments2017-12-17T14:39:40.382-08:00Comments on Blogging Ultima: Silver Seed, Day 1CageBloggerhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/12053920092747626561noreply@blogger.comBlogger5125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5541174503724500787.post-32432701006147983172007-11-19T02:31:00.000-08:002007-11-19T02:31:00.000-08:00I noticed that the images in Your texts now have a...I noticed that the images in Your texts now have a more direct relation to the play report You write. That's great - in the previous posts, You wrote about strange thing in Ultima, and I couldn't help but wonder: "Why did he post an almost trivial screenshot for this paragraph, and not a screenshot showing that strange thing he is writing about? Damn! I'd like to see that."<BR/><BR/>Thank You for that.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5541174503724500787.post-42764182326483064082007-11-18T12:41:00.000-08:002007-11-18T12:41:00.000-08:00The first anonymous answer is correct.Say there ar...The first anonymous answer is correct.<BR/><BR/>Say there are 4 colors, Red, Blue, Green, and White. In the worst case scenario, you pull out the following colors, in order:<BR/>RRBBGGWW.<BR/><BR/>That's eight pulls, and you have two strips of each color. One more pull is guaranteed to give you three strips of one color, which is what the riddle requires. Therefore, the answer is 9.Eriknoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5541174503724500787.post-82522770512138161662007-11-18T07:29:00.000-08:002007-11-18T07:29:00.000-08:00If you need 3 pieces to make a shirt, and there ar...If you need 3 pieces to make a shirt, and there are 4 different colors, the minimum number of pieces would have to cover the fact that you might pick the other colors prior to the color you need. Thus as there are 12 other pieces of the other colors, you would need to pick an additional 3 colors to make sure that your colors are in the stack. Thus, shouldn't the answer be 15?Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5541174503724500787.post-17262344049733349422007-11-18T00:39:00.000-08:002007-11-18T00:39:00.000-08:00The game's answer: 14,the right answer: 13.Maybe i...The game's answer: 14,<BR/>the right answer: 13.<BR/>Maybe it's just Sosarian mathematics fooling us...Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-5541174503724500787.post-61479659308455675652007-11-17T23:55:00.000-08:002007-11-17T23:55:00.000-08:00Don't know the game's answer, but the answer shoul...Don't know the game's answer, but the answer should be 9. 8 strips could be two of each color, but the ninth strip must complete a set of 3.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.com