06 Nov '07 21:24

Given:

1.) all players on this site have a rating of p1200

2.) ratings are calculated using formulas used on this site (see FAQ Thread of Help Forum for the formulas) with one exception: players lose no points for losses to players rated 720 points higher than themselves.

Design:

Most efficient system for one player to achieve a rating of zero.

What is the minimum number of players required to help one player achieve the rating of zero?

1.) all players on this site have a rating of p1200

2.) ratings are calculated using formulas used on this site (see FAQ Thread of Help Forum for the formulas) with one exception: players lose no points for losses to players rated 720 points higher than themselves.

Design:

Most efficient system for one player to achieve a rating of zero.

What is the minimum number of players required to help one player achieve the rating of zero?