Monday, 21 March 2016

NG 801

New game 801 is now available.

The re-run is episode 64; its rounds are here and its writeup is here.


Round 1: R I T O M I U S G

My selection: OUTRIGS


Round 2: E U D H R A C M N

UNCHARMED is not valid.

My selection: UNHARMED


Round 3: Target 794 from 100 6 2 9 2 4

My selection: 794 = 2*4*100 - 6


Round 4: E D L T S B E A A

My selection: ABLATED
Best: EATABLES


Round 5: F D N W I P A E H

The other seven here is HEADPIN, a term from ten-pin bowling.

My selection: PINHEAD


Round 6: Target 665 from 100 9 5 7 1 4

My selection: 665 = 7*(100 - 5)


Round 7: C P E I R E S O X

The second eight here is RECOPIES.

My selection: PIERCES
Best: EXERCISE


Round 8: Target 600 from 25 100 10 6 1 3

My selection: 600 = (3*10 - 6)*25


Round 9: FLEA TUMOR

My selection: FORMULATE (10.3s)

3 comments:

Senaka Mahagedara said...

Moist
Dream
100*4*2-6=794
Belated
pinhead
(100-5)+7=665
Expires
6*100=600
Formulated

BadBeatPete said...

Round 1 - Tourism
Round 2 - Marched
Round 3 - (4*2)*100=800, 800-6=794
Round 4 - Debates
Round 5 - Pawned
Round 6 - (100+9)*(5+1)=654, 654+(7+4)=665
Round 7 - Proxies
Round 8 - 100*6=600
Round 9 - x (Formulate - got after 30 seconds)

One letter to many on the conundrum Senaka "d" ,
Good get otherwise :)

Mike Backhouse said...

GRITS
CHARMED
As for Senaka and Pete
BLASTED
PAINED (loved PINHEAD Senaka!)
7*(100-5)=665 (presume this was what you meant Senaka)
COSIER and then RECIPES just after time
6*(3+1)*25=600 (my second solution)
x