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#1 2014-03-04 02:23:04

auyeungyat
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The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Hello Everybody,

This is a infinity game and the interest of it is in the 'Infinity'.
Anybody knows the limit of this game?take"Add 1, then say a username"as an example.
(Because the spam filter don't let me send links,I should post the rules here.Sorry for the inconvenience.
So, if it is a multiple of 3, say bobbym.
If multiple of 5, say anonimnystefy.
If multiple of 7, say n872yt3r.
If multiple of 11, say Agnishom.
If a multiple of 13, say Nehushtan if you are a boy.
If a girl, say mathgogocart.

Example :
1
2
bobbym
4
anonimnystefy
6
n872yt3r
8
9
10
Agnishom
12
Nehushtan)
So,How can I calculate the final limit(means that everybody need to speak a username)?

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#2 2014-03-04 02:35:32

bobbym
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Hi auyeungyat;

I am not following you. What is the question?


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#3 2014-03-04 02:38:24

auyeungyat
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

bobbym wrote:

Hi auyeungyat;

I am not following you. What is the question?

The limit that all player of this game must(follow rules)post a username.

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#4 2014-03-04 02:40:05

bobbym
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

What limit? We only have 185000 members?


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#5 2014-03-04 02:43:52

auyeungyat
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

bobbym wrote:

What limit? We only have 185000 members?

I mean that the limit that the members who played that game must post member name's after how much posts?

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#6 2014-03-04 02:47:30

bobbym
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Let's see if I can understand what you want. Do you just want to use those 6 members names?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
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No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#7 2014-03-04 02:56:08

auyeungyat
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

bobbym wrote:

Let's see if I can understand what you want. Do you just want to use those 6 members names?

Yes.

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#8 2014-03-04 03:02:03

bobbym
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Then aren't you done at 12? We have used all 6 names up!


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#9 2014-03-04 03:08:14

auyeungyat
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

bobbym wrote:

Then aren't you done at 12? We have used all 6 names up!

No.I am talking that at somewhere near infinity…(like that: )

9,xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx,xxx
bobbym <-respective number
anonimnystefy
n872yt3r
Agnishom
…

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#10 2014-03-04 03:09:45

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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

What name would you use for 14?


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#11 2014-03-04 03:12:21

auyeungyat
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

bobbym wrote:

What name would you use for 14?

n872yt3r

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#12 2014-03-04 03:14:39

bobbym
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

So what you are asking is what name would be for infinity?

No.I am talking that at somewhere near infinity…(like that: )

You will have to be more precise than that. Infinity is not a number.


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#13 2014-03-04 10:29:08

John E. Franklin
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

How about if we redo the rules.  Start at 2, the first prime number.  Choose a username for the #2.
The next poster will use the next counting number and if the number is a prime number then they
choose a username for it, but if the number is a composite number like 4 or 6, then they post all the
prime names that multiply to get that number 4 or 6, e.g.  Does that sound fun??


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#14 2014-03-04 16:20:16

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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Hi John;

Two different things. The OP wanted a definite answer, which is not possible to provide.


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#15 2014-05-18 13:44:09

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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Sounds like my topic, but anyway, all of my topics go to creative commons. smile


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#16 2014-05-18 13:45:32

bobbym
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Creative Commons?


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If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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#17 2014-05-18 14:22:45

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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Yup.


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#18 2014-06-07 08:13:04

she taco
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Re: The 'Infinity' Game:Add 1, then say a username.

Im not getting it. Can you explain a little better? thanks

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