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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Enjoy: Fireworks - Counting

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**justlookingforthemoment****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-05-26
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Now children, remember, don't try this at home. And never, never, never play with fire!

Ah, it's fun! If only I could have learned to count like this ...

Like always, and like I always say, a brilliant job.

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**Ricky****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-12-04
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Can someone help me out with the 3rd level?

Good game. I suggest more complex levels, perhaps going all the way to the hundreds or higher.

"In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..."

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**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
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Or alternatively, different rules.

Once one has completed the game.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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We could have things like

√23, 263/55, 5-(1/5), 1/0.21, 3π/2

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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I (eventually) want to make lots of games like "fireworks" for Kinder, 1 and 2. Things with cars and dogs and cats, etc.

I will have a separate index of them, but what should I call the collection? "Primary Games" "Elementary Games" "MathKids" ... they seem rather boring titles.

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Here is another one I just finished: Counting Bugs

Go on ... challenge yourself!

Any ideas for what to call the collection? "Young Mathematics" ?

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**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
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Did about 300 or so to test for bugs, none found.

Very good game.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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300, and no bugs? Is that a bug?

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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The bugs just keep on coming, now you can try Finding Bugs ... !

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**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
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Pretty fun, did about 30 quickly, no *glitches* or errors.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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But plenty of bugs?

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**Devantè****Real Member**- Registered: 2006-07-14
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Yes, plenty of bugs.

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**power man****Member**- Registered: 2006-12-26
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I like the finding bugs best, fun

I hate people who hate people.

most people make mistakes, butt not me!

why is it when you are writing something important you run out of spa

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