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#1 2012-11-21 13:09:49

Mathegocart
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Yacht Highscores

So,I want to compare scores on Yacht.
http://www.mathsisfun.com/games/yacht-dice-game.html
I got a good 70 points.How ABOUT You?eek


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#2 2012-11-23 02:11:06

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Re: Yacht Highscores

Hi mathgogocart,

Haven't played that game for years! Played it quite a bit back then, though, but I think it was called YahtC (same game, I think).

Anyway, I got 318.

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#3 2012-11-24 04:34:19

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Re: Yacht Highscores

2ND Try:104 points....oh yes,Im gettin better


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#4 2012-11-24 13:52:06

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Re: Yacht Highscores

3RD try:72.......WOW


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#5 2012-11-25 01:13:42

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Re: Yacht Highscores

Hi mathgogocart,

I didn't know it was possible to get a score that low! wink

No disrespect, but are you sure you're playing it correctly? The rules are on the opening page.

Are you using all 3 rolls of the dice? Could be that you're making some wrong choices, too.


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#6 2012-11-25 02:09:09

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Re: Yacht Highscores

1.Yes
2.No

4th try:131.....Im getting really better :]


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#7 2012-11-25 02:22:06

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Re: Yacht Highscores

Xlnt! smile

You'll be past 300 before you know it!!

Btw, the highest score you can get is 375...for which you'd need the following:
1 Yacht of ones;
1 Yacht of twos;
1 Yacht of threes;
1 Yacht of fours;
1 Yacht of fives;
4 Yachts of sixes;
1 Yacht of any one denomination;
1 Full House;
1 Small Straight;
1 Big Straight.

That might take us a while to get!! faint


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#8 2012-11-25 02:33:13

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Re: Yacht Highscores

4th.
I Scored 118 this time
actually,Chance is good,can help you to get 375.....OR MORE!!!


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#9 2012-11-29 22:08:20

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Re: Yacht Highscores

Finished!

You Scored 220

My score sad


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