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### Author Topic: The eyeballing game  (Read 9370 times)

#### Mark0

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##### The eyeballing game
« on: October 13, 2008, 11:10 AM »
Check this cool game / test:
http://woodgears.ca/eyeball/index.html

I tried a couple of times and I made a not so good 5.04 and then 3.70.

Bye!

#### Eóin

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2008, 12:17 PM »
3.86 for me.

#### f0dder

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2008, 01:43 PM »
Wasn't familiar with all the English terms, but at least I could guess what they meant. Too bad that it's a single "click-and-release", the mouse cursor makes it a bit difficult to do this accurately. After the first run (where I got a relatively bad score on the parallelogram because I didn't know it was one-click-and-release) with a laptop touchpad, I had an average of 6.40... let's see what the combined total is.

Btw, for the "right angle", do you simply have to do a 90 degree angle, or match the length as well?
Your inaccuracy by category:

Parallelogram 13.2 5.4 13.0
Midpoint 0.0 4.1 4.0
Bisect angle 2.6 1.1 2.8
Triangle center 6.1 3.8 5.7
Circle center 3.2 4.0 4.5
Right angle 3.7 4.4 5.2
Convergence 16.0 20.6 7.3

Average error:    6.22   (lower is better)

Nice little game - guess I should try it with a mouse

EDIT: added tabs to align the table.
- carpe noctem
« Last Edit: October 13, 2008, 04:22 PM by f0dder »

#### tomos

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2008, 01:47 PM »
Btw, for the "right angle", do you simply have to do a 90 degree angle, or match the length as well?
-f0dder

simply right angle
I misread the equidistant to edges as equidistant to corners which gave me a very high score first attempt
Tom

#### Deozaan

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #4 on: October 13, 2008, 02:21 PM »
3.2 for me.

Didn't realize there was more than one. My first run through all of them (left column) averaged 2.83.
« Last Edit: October 13, 2008, 02:23 PM by Deozaan »

#### Ampa

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #5 on: October 13, 2008, 02:35 PM »
2.89

#### f0dder

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #6 on: October 13, 2008, 04:20 PM »
There, mouse and zooming in firefox (the flash applet was a bit small in 1280x1024 - yeah yeah, this could be considered cheating )
Your inaccuracy by category:

Parallelogram 5.4 3.1 6.6
Midpoint 0.7 3.9 2.0
Bisect angle 3.2 1.1 0.1
Triangle center 4.7 3.3 3.1
Circle center 2.1 4.7 5.4
Right angle 3.0 0.4 1.5
Convergence 4.5 6.4 5.3

Average error:  3.36   (lower is better)
- carpe noctem

#### Click Cutter

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #7 on: October 14, 2008, 01:51 PM »
2.81
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#### mouser

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #8 on: October 14, 2008, 08:55 PM »
Very cool idea.

#### Grorgy

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #9 on: October 14, 2008, 09:55 PM »
>14 just goes to show i guess, i have no idea what I'm looking at

#### nite_monkey

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #10 on: October 16, 2008, 05:18 PM »
Yay! I suck at this game... I got a 12.70
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#### housetier

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##### Re: The eyeballing game
« Reply #11 on: November 05, 2008, 06:59 AM »
omg I was so bad: 24.20

but I must say, I needed 3 "things" to figure out how to work it, and a complete round to understand what was asked of me.