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Old 2015-07-04, 07:23   #6
R. Gerbicz
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"Robert Gerbicz"
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Originally Posted by TheMawn View Post
Again, does the first player WANT the second player to guess correctly? The problem statement SAYS that all other players CAN guarantee a correct guess but then asks for a strategy for the first player. Is this a strategy to HELP or HINDER the second guesser?? And without communicating among themselves, how does that even help?
Yes, they should use a strategy as I said. What the first person in gueesing says (who is the fourth in line) is a help for the third person to make a correct guess, as he hears that guess.
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