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Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 10-21-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,149
Posted By uigrad
Each person seems to excel at their own type. ...

Each person seems to excel at their own type.

It's not too hard to keep your own stats in a spreadsheet, and figure out how many points you make on average for each puzzle size. When I do this,...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 09-11-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,816
Posted By uigrad
Ah jealousy. That's what keeps people playing. ...

Ah jealousy. That's what keeps people playing.

What I did was pick one month to go heavy on puzzles. I managed to make it into the top 10. I got my trophy, and was done. My wife was very glad...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 09-10-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,816
Posted By uigrad
Also, realize that if you frequently press the...

Also, realize that if you frequently press the "Clear Errors" button (as I do), then if you've made any mistakes, it greatly impacts your time. It adds 120 seconds per error.

Since stats include...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 08-30-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,227
Posted By uigrad
Thanks for the new puzzles

I was quite shocked to see that there are new puzzles in the database now. Thanks!

For anyone who isn't a top solver, this is the best time to get a lot of points. Getting a top score on a...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 08-08-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,306
Posted By uigrad
When you get the same puzzle again, everything is...

When you get the same puzzle again, everything is the same. The clues are the same, the clues are in the same order. The answer is the same, and the choices are ordered the same way in the grid.
...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 08-07-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,306
Posted By uigrad
You can test that by placing comments on a number...

You can test that by placing comments on a number of puzzles, and then waiting to see how often you see your own comments.

I left a whole lot of comments on the 4x4 puzzles. I only tagged about...
Forum: Logic Puzzles and Brain Benders 07-28-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,805
Posted By uigrad
My suspicions were that the puzzles were made up...

My suspicions were that the puzzles were made up by the person posting them, and that no real solution is behind them.

Do I win something?
Forum: Logic Puzzles and Brain Benders 07-15-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,805
Posted By uigrad
It's not that hard. Construct a convex polygon...

It's not that hard. Construct a convex polygon containing all the points in one of the diagrams:

http://cgm.cs.mcgill.ca/~beezer/cs507/mygifs/figure3.gif

Then count the vertices of the new...
Forum: Logic Puzzles and Brain Benders 07-15-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,805
Posted By uigrad
Or, it could be A. If you take away all the...

Or, it could be A.

If you take away all the edges in the diagram, and see just the points, then you can draw a single convex polygon with all those points as vertices. The pattern is the number...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 06-18-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,722
Posted By uigrad
You really have no idea how much time other users...

You really have no idea how much time other users spend per puzzle.

If I hit "Remove Errors", and it removes 20 errors, that costs 2400 seconds. The person may have spent less than 2 minutes on...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 06-18-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 458
Posted By uigrad
System Clock

When I look at the countdown timer to the end of the month, it's wrong.

When I look at the Hall of Fame pages, the "last time online" is wrong.

My guess is that either the system clock is 40...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 06-17-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,722
Posted By uigrad
So... if you submit a puzzle, and it says that...

So... if you submit a puzzle, and it says that you have the answer wrong, what do you do?

Do you restart it, or just hit the back button 10-20 times?

I'm guessing that you don't save puzzles...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 06-17-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,461
Posted By uigrad
Is there any update on this? I'm still...

Is there any update on this?

I'm still getting the same amount of points for an easy puzzle as I get for a difficult one.
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 06-17-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,722
Posted By uigrad
Hey, I hope you don't mind if I ask a question or...

Hey, I hope you don't mind if I ask a question or two.

Do you ever use the "Clear Errors" button?

If the "Clear Errors" button shows a lot of mistakes, do you ever just quit the puzzle and get...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 06-12-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,305
Posted By uigrad
I agree completely. Not all the stories are...

I agree completely.

Not all the stories are very deep, but they are still worth reading. Sometimes I'll start a puzzle, but then not even work on it, just so that I can read the story. Then I'll...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 06-05-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,529
Posted By uigrad
As Alethea suggested, getting lots of records is...

As Alethea suggested, getting lots of records is not key to getting in the rankings.

I'm currently ranked #14 for this month, and mostly play 4x4 puzzles. I only get a record on about 10% of the...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 03-17-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By uigrad
Explained by Admin here: ...

Explained by Admin here:

http://www.logic-puzzles.org/forum/showthread.php?t=426

It's really become a pain. I hope he/she comes up with an alternative solution.
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 03-17-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,622
Posted By uigrad
This has really become an issue to anyone wanting...

This has really become an issue to anyone wanting to use the forum.

I'd like to see the system changed so that if you have solved 1 or more puzzles and have no prior offenses, then your post goes...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 03-03-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,387
Posted By uigrad
I don't think a steeper penalty would fix...

I don't think a steeper penalty would fix anything.

If you are trying for points, and willing to game the system, then they can just pick one of the "A & B are C & D" clues. Make a guess, and...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 02-19-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 13,908
Posted By uigrad
I wondered the same thing. They are listed in...

I wondered the same thing. They are listed in the sidebar, but they don't appear here.

EDIT: Hit reload and they appeared! Congrats on your new best time!

I've come close to getting a...
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 02-18-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 13,908
Posted By uigrad
Stan, his hint (which is very good) is for easy...

Stan, his hint (which is very good) is for easy puzzles. No one bothers with the moderate or challenging puzzles, because they aren't as good for scoring. If I do moderate or challenging puzzles, I...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 02-12-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,600
Posted By uigrad
Completely missed that. Thanks!

Completely missed that. Thanks!
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 02-12-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,461
Posted By uigrad
At first I had trouble believing the scores. ...

At first I had trouble believing the scores. Then I began working on 3x4 and 3x5 (easy) puzzles until I got a top score on them. Since they're short, I could do a lot of them quickly.
...
Forum: Comments, Bugs and Feature Requests 02-12-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,600
Posted By uigrad
Do you have a link for the old version? I'd like...

Do you have a link for the old version? I'd like to try some of the old ones.
Forum: Questions About Logic-Puzzles.org 02-10-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,720
Posted By uigrad
Actually, the images by passel3 are different...

Actually, the images by passel3 are different than mine. Mine shows stars in the table on the left and ovelayed on the chart, where as the ones from Passel only shows the star on the chart.

I'll...
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