tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-6657377509284409233.post5674325570241876537..comments2023-03-25T06:11:47.702-07:00Comments on Teaching ESL to Adults: Game on An ESL SiteName: Debra Garcia, M.A.http://www.blogger.com/profile/06789164435634557030noreply@blogger.comBlogger1125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-6657377509284409233.post-91637057683705443382011-02-04T12:21:51.098-08:002011-02-04T12:21:51.098-08:00Using their specific mathematical equation, there ...Using their specific mathematical equation, there are only 9 possible final number solutions (in multiples of 9). <br />Therefore: <br />10 through 19 will always equal 9<br />20 through 29 will always equal 18<br />30 through 39 will always equal 27<br />And so on...<br /><br />Each of those 9 possible solutions all get assigned the same symbol. So, the gopher is only telling you the symbol that's assigned to those 9 numbers. <br />If the gopher tried to guess your number, it'd have a 1 out of 9 chance of getting it correct.<br />Which isn't as interesting.<br />Which is why the symbol assignment is more appealing!Sarahnoreply@blogger.com