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Grimbal
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 Re: Stuck: How can you guess that?   « Reply #75 on: Jul 19th, 2017, 4:07am » Quote Modify

I stumbled here by chance.

I have seen better answers to this question before.  Maybe a duplicate or another forum.  Here they are.

1. "I am thinking of the numbe 1 or 2.  Is your number strictly larger than mine?"
yes -> 3, no -> 1, don't know -> 2.
(actually a variation of Paul Hammond's answer)

2. "Answer by "yes" or "no".  Answer with a word that has that many letters".
yes -> 3, no -> 2, er... -> 1.
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riddler358
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 Re: Stuck: How can you guess that?   « Reply #76 on: Apr 7th, 2019, 9:49am » Quote Modify

Is the number you are thinking of greater than number of legs i will be standing on for a moment after you answer me?
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 Re: Stuck: How can you guess that?   « Reply #77 on: Apr 12th, 2019, 9:54am » Quote Modify

on Apr 7th, 2019, 9:49am, riddler358 wrote:
 Is the number you are thinking of greater than number of legs i will be standing on for a moment after you answer me?

That fails when you do a handstand...
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