View Full Version : Amazing Mind-reading Gopher

wickesy

06-03-2009, 12:07 PM

Some of you may have seen this before but if not, can you work out how he gets it right EVERY TIME!

http://www.learnenglish.org.uk/games/magic-gopher-central.swf

jen_uk

06-03-2009, 12:23 PM

How does that work??? :upsidedow

jen_uk

06-03-2009, 12:26 PM

Ah just worked it out! :goodvibes

natalielongstaff

06-03-2009, 12:57 PM

:thumbsup2 thats keeping my kids quiet !

Strommie

06-03-2009, 01:00 PM

I have seen something similar to this before, it's still very good though :thumbsup2

Snowy-girls

06-04-2009, 05:03 AM

Ok i give up,someone pm and tell me how this works pleaseeeeeeeeeeee :headache::laughing:.x.

Bolanette87

06-04-2009, 05:30 AM

Well he got it wrong for me! I think I've figured out how its done... :thumbsup2

Bob oxoxox

wilmabride'sdaughter

06-04-2009, 05:35 AM

How does it worrkk:confused3? I'm majorely puzzled xD

craigs bride

06-04-2009, 10:37 AM

he got mine right :thumbsup2 cant work out how he manages it though :lmao:

wickesy

06-04-2009, 11:33 AM

Ok i give up,someone pm and tell me how this works pleaseeeeeeeeeeee :headache::laughing:.x.

How does it worrkk:confused3? I'm majorely puzzled xD

It's a maths trick - no matter what number you start with the final number will always be a multiple of 9 - so 9,18,27,36 etc. By putting the same symbol in each of those numbers it is guaranteed to guess right every time. Mixing the symbols up between goes throws you off the track. :thumbsup2

Minniespal

06-05-2009, 03:37 PM

Very good:thumbsup2

BRobson

06-05-2009, 04:05 PM

Just showed my kids this - they have spent ages doing math and being amazed by the mind reading gopher;)

DH has come along and spoilt the whole thing - he hates not knowing how things work - Men !!!!!!!!:confused3

Snowy-girls

06-05-2009, 05:18 PM

It's a maths trick - no matter what number you start with the final number will always be a multiple of 9 - so 9,18,27,36 etc. By putting the same symbol in each of those numbers it is guaranteed to guess right every time. Mixing the symbols up between goes throws you off the track. :thumbsup2

Thank you :worship:,that was doing my head in :laughing:.x.

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