## Challenge 13: Formula Test

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CuddlyCaucasian
Professor of Being a Dog

Joined: May 20, 2013
Pronoun: He
{ROUND 13: TEAM CHALLENGE}

Formula Test

{Team OH GOD WHY AGAIN PLEASE}
TEAM CAPTAIN

animorpherv1

• animorpherv1
• Klick
• Haschel Cedricson
• zoraster

{Team Tools of the Matriarchy}
TEAM CAPTAIN

• Xalxe
• Save The Dragons
• racefan12

For this round, we're gonna play the famous Formula Test game. In th........ wait, you mean this isn't a famous Mish Mash game? Oh, I guess we're throwing something kinda new into the mix here. Well, I guess these challenges can't all be superstars.

GAME RULES
This challenge will take place at a time when all of your team members can be online, and the challenge will last a maximum of two hours.

Your team will be working to figure out eight formulas. At the start of the challenge and up to every three minutes thereafter, the team captain can give two numbers to put into a formula. You will then be given the output of those two numbers into the formula you are working on.

For example, let's say the following formula exists:
• Formula #1 is determined by arranging every digit in the two given numbers together from highest to lowest.

If the team captain provided the numbers 12 and 18, the team would receive the following results:
• Formula #1: 12 ? 18 = 8,211

Every three minutes, the team captain must make a guess at the rule of a formula, at the same time the next combination of numbers is given. If you give a correct guess, the two numbers given will be put into the next formula. If at any point you wish to pass on the current formula and move onto the next one, say PASS with the post giving two numbers instead of making a guess, and those two numbers will be put into the next formula in line. Once you've reached the end of the eight formulas, we will begin to cycle back through the formulas you passed on. If at any point during the challenge, you wish to make a guess at a formula you have already passed on, you can make a guess at it by surrendering your guess on the current formula you're working on. Do this by noting "Guess at Formula #" followed by your guess.

The rule for a formula can involve as many as three steps, and you must guess all of the rule completely for it to count as correct.

You may use a calculator for this challenge, but no other outside sources are allowed.

This challenge will have a time limit of two hours, after which the challenge will end. The team that gets the most formulas correct with the fewest number of inputs will win, and be safe from going into the Brawl. Since only two veterans and two rookies remain on each team, all members of the losing team will enter the Brawl.

Partner selection for the final round will not take place until the Brawl has been completed. Details of final partner selection will be revealed then.
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

zoraster
Premature Assassination

Joined: June 10, 2008
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Pronoun: He
okay. but just so everyone is clear I'm out of town Friday the 23-January 2nd and doing anything live will become very, very difficult.
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Save The Dragons
Protection unnecessary

Joined: April 26, 2004
Location: WA, USA
Pronoun: He
I will not be able to participate until after i get back home on the 29th.

xofelf
Miss Mash

Joined: May 06, 2008
Location: Herkimer, New York
Pronoun: She
That's totally fine, we can wait
Xalxe: this is xofelf sometimes we call each other names and other times we share emotions
Xof has a new place for you to ask her questions. Do it upppp

Do you like Blizzard Games? Do you like Survivor? What if I were to tell you that you could have both at the same time? Come sign up for Survivor: Nexus

racefan12
Townie

Joined: April 12, 2016
Location: Texas
Pronoun: He
Yeah I have no idea when this is going to happen. New Year's weekend is definitely out, and if it's during the week, literally the only window that works is like 9-11 PM Central.
PrivateI: I wish I could bang on the home keys on my keyboard to create an appeal to emotion. It sounds so...soothing.
CuddlyCaucasian: Mafiascum: a land where pansexuality is widely accepted and understood while two people who share the same first name cause mass confusion

Mafia Scum

Joined: November 10, 2011
Pronoun: She
When is 9 to 11 in normal people hours? I work from 2-10 EST if I remember people's schedules this would be best on a Sunday-Monday. I could do after fine
So yeah. Ivy is arrogant, a HANNAH, pompous, a pagonger, has no trust in me at all and expects me to just grovel at her feet and tell her everything while she plots to pagong me.
I HATE YOU SO MUCH PLEASE GO JUMP INTO A FREEZING LAKE - Mr. Freeze, Arkham City Survivor
Plan B: it serves you right if i (hug) you in the face though, right?

racefan12
Townie

Joined: April 12, 2016
Location: Texas
Pronoun: He
In post 5, Shadoweh wrote:When is 9 to 11 in normal people hours?

9 to 11.

It's 10 PM to midnight Eastern, though.

(And it can be up to an hour or so later if necessary, I'll just stay up later if I have to. I can't really promise anything significantly earlier with my work schedule, though.)
PrivateI: I wish I could bang on the home keys on my keyboard to create an appeal to emotion. It sounds so...soothing.
CuddlyCaucasian: Mafiascum: a land where pansexuality is widely accepted and understood while two people who share the same first name cause mass confusion

Realeo
Mafia Scum

Joined: February 11, 2016
Location: Indonesia
Pronoun: He
Hmmm. I smell ripoff of The Genius Game. =D
holy fuck did realeo play me like a fiddle
PEDIT: HOW DOES "I WANT GUACAMOLE?" IS TOWN VIBE?

Xalxe
It's pronounced "Xalxe"

Joined: January 20, 2010
Location: Ohio
Pronoun: He
Okay ladies, now let's get information.

Ani's Garbage Team
- On this day in history: mundanity, and terror, and food, and love, and trees -

xofelf
Miss Mash

Joined: May 06, 2008
Location: Herkimer, New York
Pronoun: She
Xalxe: this is xofelf sometimes we call each other names and other times we share emotions
Xof has a new place for you to ask her questions. Do it upppp

Do you like Blizzard Games? Do you like Survivor? What if I were to tell you that you could have both at the same time? Come sign up for Survivor: Nexus

Xalxe
It's pronounced "Xalxe"

Joined: January 20, 2010
Location: Ohio
Pronoun: He
...oh WELL OKAY THEN
- On this day in history: mundanity, and terror, and food, and love, and trees -

racefan12
Townie

Joined: April 12, 2016
Location: Texas
Pronoun: He
What time zone is that form in?
PrivateI: I wish I could bang on the home keys on my keyboard to create an appeal to emotion. It sounds so...soothing.
CuddlyCaucasian: Mafiascum: a land where pansexuality is widely accepted and understood while two people who share the same first name cause mass confusion

Xalxe
It's pronounced "Xalxe"

Joined: January 20, 2010
Location: Ohio
Pronoun: He
Probably Eastern.
- On this day in history: mundanity, and terror, and food, and love, and trees -

animorpherv1
Honey Trap

Joined: April 12, 2008
Location: Pride Rock
Pronoun: He
In post 10, Xalxe wrote:...oh WELL OKAY THEN

Yeah my team did ours already because zor is V/LA.

racefan12
Townie

Joined: April 12, 2016
Location: Texas
Pronoun: He
Ok I filled out the form assuming it was for Eastern Time.

It's possible I'll be around at some point over the weekend, but I won't know exactly when until at least tomorrow evening.
PrivateI: I wish I could bang on the home keys on my keyboard to create an appeal to emotion. It sounds so...soothing.
CuddlyCaucasian: Mafiascum: a land where pansexuality is widely accepted and understood while two people who share the same first name cause mass confusion

Mafia Scum

Joined: November 10, 2011
Pronoun: She
I'm gonna assume you don't want me trying to do a live challenge at work and fill this out accordingly

Zor can't do it until the 2nd anyways so we might have to wait longer, basically I'm super free sunday/monday and then i guess i could get up super early or start after 10pm but also god please not the morning
So yeah. Ivy is arrogant, a HANNAH, pompous, a pagonger, has no trust in me at all and expects me to just grovel at her feet and tell her everything while she plots to pagong me.
I HATE YOU SO MUCH PLEASE GO JUMP INTO A FREEZING LAKE - Mr. Freeze, Arkham City Survivor
Plan B: it serves you right if i (hug) you in the face though, right?

Xalxe
It's pronounced "Xalxe"

Joined: January 20, 2010
Location: Ohio
Pronoun: He
zor is on the other team and they've already done the thing, so.
- On this day in history: mundanity, and terror, and food, and love, and trees -

Mafia Scum

Joined: November 10, 2011
Pronoun: She
...Yes, I am 100% aware of who I drafted and didn't think he was on my team this entire time
<.< >.> <.<
So yeah. Ivy is arrogant, a HANNAH, pompous, a pagonger, has no trust in me at all and expects me to just grovel at her feet and tell her everything while she plots to pagong me.
I HATE YOU SO MUCH PLEASE GO JUMP INTO A FREEZING LAKE - Mr. Freeze, Arkham City Survivor
Plan B: it serves you right if i (hug) you in the face though, right?

racefan12
Townie

Joined: April 12, 2016
Location: Texas
Pronoun: He
For Sunday I think I put I'd be available after 7PM Eastern but now it's probably going to be more like 3-4 PM.

Otherwise 10pm Eastern on a weekday would work
PrivateI: I wish I could bang on the home keys on my keyboard to create an appeal to emotion. It sounds so...soothing.
CuddlyCaucasian: Mafiascum: a land where pansexuality is widely accepted and understood while two people who share the same first name cause mass confusion

D3f3nd3r
Goon

Joined: March 25, 2012
Pronoun: He
Is Wheel of Fortune over yet
Timeshift Mafia III is now full! PM me to join the replacement queue!

CuddlyCaucasian
Professor of Being a Dog

Joined: May 20, 2013
Pronoun: He
Both teams have now played the challenge.

Animorpherv1's team scored...

Spoiler:
6 formulas correct using 24 inputs! Not bad!

Spoiler:
6 formulas correct using...

22 inputs. Shadoweh, racefan12, Xalxe, and Save The Dragons all move onto the final round! Unfortunately, the other team enters the braw, where two of them will be eliminated.
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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