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A Modest Promposal
A punny thing happened on the way to the forum...
Andy Kravis and Neville Fogarty
Solver Ric Best
Time Taken 30:00 / 30:00
Errors 8
Score 2540
Rank
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107 / 117
Rank
(solve time)
107 / 117
Time Penalty (seconds taken) 1800
Error Penalty (error count x 30) 240
Pitstop Penalty (0 for error-free puzzle, 500 otherwise) 500
Total Score (sum of above penalties) 2540
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Ric Best Average Best
Percent correct 96.71% 98.04% 100%
Error count (incorrect or empty squares) 8 4.76 0
Incorrect (but filled) squares 8 1.18 0
Empty squares 0 3.59 0
Allotted time used 100.0% 43.9% 15.8%
Solve time 30:00 13:09 4:45
Time per square 7.41s 3.25s 1.17s
Time per filled square 7.41s 3.3s 1.17s
Time per correct square 7.66s 3.31s 1.17s
Score 2540 1050.8 285
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