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Wordle: scores and discussion
« on: January 06, 2022, 01:51:51 AM »
Great quick game. Similar to the NYT mini crossword, and Mastermind.

https://www.powerlanguage.co.uk/wordle/

My last few scores:


Wordle 199 4/6

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Wordle 200 3/6

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Wordle 201 4/6

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« Last Edit: January 06, 2022, 01:59:42 AM by Euclid »

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2022, 05:21:11 AM »
Wordle 201 6/6


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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2022, 08:30:27 AM »
Wordle 201 5/6

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Took me longer than I wanted. Around 10 minutes total. I'm not good at these word games
« Last Edit: January 06, 2022, 08:34:44 AM by Definitions »

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2022, 08:49:21 AM »
Wordle 201 5/6

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Took me longer than I wanted. Around 10 minutes total. I'm not good at these word games

Took me a while too:

Wordle 201 5/6

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Hmmm, why do y’all get black squares and I get whites?

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #4 on: January 06, 2022, 08:52:56 AM »
Took me a while too:

Wordle 201 5/6

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Hmmm, why do y’all get black squares and I get whites?
I assume it depends if dark mode is on

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2022, 09:15:02 AM »
Wordle 201 4/6

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #6 on: January 06, 2022, 09:36:56 AM »
How do you get the colored boxes without the letters?
Workflowy. You won't know what you're missing until you try it.

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #7 on: January 06, 2022, 09:40:08 AM »
How do you get the colored boxes without the letters?
There's a share button

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2022, 09:42:37 AM »
There's a share button
thanks!
Wordle 201 4/6

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #9 on: January 06, 2022, 09:45:26 AM »
sheesh Tapatalk really butchers the black boxes

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #10 on: January 06, 2022, 09:51:19 AM »
Wordle 201 4/6

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #11 on: January 06, 2022, 09:55:39 AM »
I'm really glad he limits it to one per day
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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #12 on: January 06, 2022, 09:58:21 AM »
I'm really glad he limits it to one per day
How am I gonna get addicted to it then??
Workflowy. You won't know what you're missing until you try it.

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #13 on: January 06, 2022, 10:03:32 AM »
Should have the time spent on the share button as well.
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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #14 on: January 06, 2022, 10:08:32 AM »
I'm really glad he limits it to one per day
Check out the nyt mini crossword ;)

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #15 on: January 06, 2022, 12:25:09 PM »
Didn’t realize it was a thing to finish earlier than 6/6 when I clicked your link so I played it like Mastermind (elimination rather than inclusion).. I should do better tomorrow.

Wordle 201 6/6

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #16 on: January 06, 2022, 12:42:29 PM »
Wordle 201 4/6

Obviously in the beginning you want to guess as many distinct letters as possible. Question is whether it's better to pack all the vowels in, or consonants. I'm thinking maybe the former. Like you could do alien and tours, thus packing in basically the top 10 most frequent letters right away.

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #17 on: January 06, 2022, 01:00:37 PM »
Wordle 201 3/6

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #18 on: January 06, 2022, 02:17:47 PM »
Wordle 201 4/6

Obviously in the beginning you want to guess as many distinct letters as possible. Question is whether it's better to pack all the vowels in, or consonants. I'm thinking maybe the former. Like you could do alien and tours, thus packing in basically the top 10 most frequent letters right away.
I started out looking for vowels. Then a random word to get some consonants

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Re: Wordle: scores and discussion
« Reply #19 on: January 06, 2022, 03:19:46 PM »
Wordle 201 4/6

Obviously in the beginning you want to guess as many distinct letters as possible. Question is whether it's better to pack all the vowels in, or consonants. I'm thinking maybe the former. Like you could do alien and tours, thus packing in basically the top 10 most frequent letters right away.
Does it check if an entry is a valid word?
AK,AZ,CA,CO,CT,(DE),FL,HI,(IL),ME,MD,(MA),MI,MN,MT,NV,NH,NJ,NY,OR,PA,(RI),TX,UT,VT,VA,WA,WI,WY