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Game No : 294


Category : Mathematician


(based on an original idea by sfar)





Category Chosen By : SRB Analyst





SRB Analyst said:
Hi, Adey! I cannot believe it!!!

Next theme is Mathematician

Basically, you can nominate any entry with Maths' term in the title: Ellipse, Theorem, Cube, Cone, Pyramid, Plus, Minus, Divide etc.
I hope that you do a search, or you BSG Policy (aka me and De Lay) will come to you!​

I think this theme is difficult, because people aren't familiar with the terms. I will try to provide a list of words that should be acceptable, ok?

This list is what I came up with at the moment - it may grow:

+ any other geometric term, names of shapes, lines, objects etc.


add
base
category
circle
combination
curve
differ
difference
digit
divide
equal
factor
function
group
identify
identity
image
imaginary
infinite
infinity
limit
line
logic
matrix
minus
necessary
negative
number
object
operator
plane
plus
pole
positive
problem
product
proof
random
ring
similar
slope
smooth
space
square
symbol
symmetry
system
term
tesselate
transcendental
triangle
type
unit
value
zero

+ some other words, which I would personally struggle to find in songs:
(but you never know)

abstract
act on
almost everywhere
ambient
arbitrary
associate
associative
branch
canonical
commutative
commute
contradict
converge
definition
elementary
equation
formula
fractal
fraction
generate
graph
if and only if
induction
inequality
injection
integral
irrational
kernel
knot
null
paradox
permute
polar
prime
probability
process
projection
ratio
rational
sequence
series
set (noun)
subtract
sufficient
sum
theory
trigonometry
trivial
variation
vector

I can consider words like:

Real
Imaginary
Recurring
Point
Power
Degree
Element
Edge
Face
Altitude
Angle
Size
Complex
Order
Curve
Local
Range
Mean
Area
Volume
Chance
Vertical
Horizontal
Rate
Group
Structure
Natural
Reduce
Transform
Rotate
Normal
Rank
Root
Argument
Unity
Parallel
Continuous
True
False
Binary


THE ORIGINS OF THE GAME

Some time ago one of the nicest guys on the forum Sergio (sfar) tested out an idea he had for a Song Game, which involved people nominating a song – then at the end of it the songs were listed and people voted on their top three songs.

A few months later, as a Eurovision Song Contest nut, I had the thought of bringing the Eurovision element into it along with the voting system used there. We jointly once did some TT Olympic and TT Football specials and always made a great team so I checked with Sergio that he was OK for me to expand on his original idea, which he was, along with adding an interactive element of an interview with all participants about the songs and the game in general where everyone could put forward ideas and suggestions about the game, it's all really thanks to Sergio that this game started :worship: .

I once did a TT Eurovision special and gave the winner a heart-attack when I informed him that the Eurovision tradition is that the winner hosts the following year - instead the winner picks the next category.

Following that on 14th November 2013, the first ever TF Pick The Best Song Game was started.





HOW TO JOIN IN AND PLAY THE GAME


1. Send me a PM with any song that relates to the category above - along with the You Tube link if possible – MAKE SURE YOU CHECK THE SONGS USED LIST TO CHECK THAT THE SONG HASN’T BEEN USED BEFORE

2. Make clear which is the song title and which is the artist.

3. When the deadline is over, I'll post all the songs in the thread (without the name of the user who sent it) for everyone to vote.

4.The song that gets the most points wins the game. In the event of a tie the song with the most 12 points will win, if that number is the same then it's the most 10 and so on.


For those who haven’t played before, anyone is welcome to play – here’s a link to all previous games which are housed at the TF Pick The Best Song Game Sub-Forum to see how it works :-


The TF Pick The Best Song Game Forum


- You can send your song until WEDNESDAY 2nd OCTOBER 2019

- I'll publish all songs received on THURSDAY 3rd OCTOBER 2019

- You can vote your 10 favourite songs (which will be given 12, 10, 8-1 points respectively – the good old Eurovision format) from the published list





Semi-Final - One


Song One – Janis Ian - Between The Lines
Song Two – Ace Of Base - Blooming 18
Song Three – These New Puritans - C. 16th ±
Song Four – Núria Graham - Cloud Fifteen
Song Five – Pink Floyd - Cluster One
Song Six – Daft Punk - Digital Love
Song Seven – L'Imperatice - Erreur 404
Song Eight– Boy Harsher - Face The Fire
Song Nine – Fugazi - Facet Squared
Song Ten – Sally Shapiro - I'll Be By Your Side
Song Eleven – Rachid Taha and Bruno Maman - Indie (1+1+1)
Song Twelve - Stereolab - Infinity Girl
Song Thirteen – Trussel - Love Injection


Semi-Final - Two


Song Fourteen – Haircut 100 - Love Plus One
Song Fifteen – Carla dal Forno - No Trace
Song Sixteen – Depeche Mode - One Caress
Song Seventeen – Bosson - One In A Million
Song Eighteen - The Alan Parsons Project - Prime Time
Song Nineteen – Weyes Blood - Seven Words
Song Twenty – Alt-J - Tessellate
Song Twenty-One – Toyko Police Club - Tessellate
Song Twenty-Two – Buffy Sainte-Marie - The Circle Game
Song Twenty-Three – Her - Union
Song Twenty-Four – Haunted Shores - Vectors
Song Twenty-Five – The Dirtbombs - Wreck My Flow


Final


Song One – Janis Ian - Between The Lines
Song Two – Ace Of Base - Blooming 18
Song Three – These New Puritans - C. 16th ±
Song Four – Núria Graham - Cloud Fifteen
Song Five – L'Imperatice - Erreur 404
Song Six – Boy Harsher - Face The Fire
Song Seven – Fugazi - Facet Squared
Song Eight – Sally Shapiro - I'll Be By Your Side
Song Nine - Stereolab - Infinity Girl
Song Ten – Trussel - Love Injection
Song Eleven – Haircut 100 - Love Plus One
Song Twelve – Carla dal Forno - No Trace
Song Thirteen - The Alan Parsons Project - Prime Time
Song Fourteen – Weyes Blood - Seven Words
Song Fifteen – Alt-J - Tessellate
Song Sixteen – Toyko Police Club - Tessellate
Song Seventeen – Buffy Sainte-Marie - The Circle Game
Song Eighteen – Her - Union
Song Nineteen – Haunted Shores - Vectors
Song Twenty– The Dirtbombs - Wreck My Flow





SEMI FINAL VOTING DEADLINE - FRIDAY 11th OCTOBER 2019

FINAL VOTING DEADLINE - WEDNESDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2019

VOTING CEREMONY – THURSDAY 17TH OCTOBER 2019

DEADLINES FOR EVERYTHING IS 7PM UK TIME – UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED – Here’s a link to what the time is in the UK :-
local time


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[U]HOW TO SEND VOTES[/U]

You pick your ten favourite songs, TEN IN EACH OF THEIR OWN SEMI-FINALS [U]you cannot vote for the song you have nominated yourself[/U] – 
you award 12 points to your favourite, 10 points to your second favourite, 8 points to your third favourite, 
7 points to your fourth favourite and so on up to your tenth favourite.

Your votes should look like this

PLEASE VOTE FOR SONG TITLES

SEMI FINAL - ONE

12 – Song Title
10 – Song Title
8 – Song Title
7 – Song Title
6 – Song Title
5 – Song Title
4 – Song Title
3 – Song Title
2 – Song Title
1 – Song Title7

SEMI FINAL - TWO

12 – Song Title
10 – Song Title
8 – Song Title
7 – Song Title
6 – Song Title
5 – Song Title
4 – Song Title
3 – Song Title
2 – Song Title
1 – Song Title

In case forum ever goes down or my inbox gets full my E mail is [email protected]

The winner of the game will also be awarded this magnificent Chinese Abacus Trophy, which has been designed and created by the finest craftsmen on the planet and is a widely sought item which will look good on any shelf and also gets to choose a Category for Game 297 if they wish to




Heres the songs in list format for those who use Florin's sheet to rank the songs at :

https://www.dropbox.com/s/kihtk84tfk5mvld/bsg-rank%20songs.xlsx?dl=0

SEMI FINAL - ONE
Between The Lines
Blooming 18
C. 16th ±
Cloud Fifteen
Cluster One
Straight Lines
Erreur 404
Face In The Fire
Facet Squared
I'll Be By Your Side
Indie (1+1+1)
Infinity Girl
Love Injection
SEMI FINAL - TWO
Love Plus One
No Trace
One Caress
One In A Million
Prime Time
Seven Words
Tessellate
Tessellate
The Circle Game
Union
Vectors
Wreck My Flow


There you go guys, there's the link to the MP3's

The TF Pick The Best Song Game - Game 294


 

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A song can only ever picked once in the game (the same song sung by a different artist can be chosen) - below is a link to a listing of all of the songs chosen so far in Song Title order and also in Artist Order


Song Game - Songs Already Used - Up to and including Game 292


 

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The TF Pick The Best Song Game Roll Of Honour

















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Competitors




 

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Song Nominations



Song 6 - Daft Punk - Digital Love replaced with Silverchair - Straight Lines

 

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Semi-Final - One


Song One – Janis Ian - Between The Lines

Song Two – Ace Of Base - Blooming 18

Song Three – These New Puritans - C. 16th ±

Song Four – Núria Graham - Cloud Fifteen

Song Five – Pink Floyd - Cluster One

Song Six – Silverchair - Straight Lines

Song Seven – L'Imperatice - Erreur 404

Song Eight– Boy Harsher - Face The Fire

Song Nine – Fugazi - Facet Squared

Song Ten – Sally Shapiro - I'll Be By Your Side

Song Eleven – Rachid Taha and Bruno Maman - Indie (1+1+1)

Song Twelve - Stereolab - Infinity Girl

Song Thirteen – Trussel - Love Injection



Code:
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 [B][U]HOW TO SEND VOTES[/U][/B]

You pick your ten favourite songs, [B][U]you cannot vote for the song you have nominated yourself[/U][/B] – 
you award 12 points to your favourite, 10 points to your second favourite, 8 points to your third favourite, 
7 points to your fourth favourite and so on up to your tenth favourite.

Your votes should look like this

Semi-Final One

12 – Song X
10 – Song X
8 – Song X
7 – Song X
6 – Song X
5 – Song X
4 – Song X
3 – Song X
2 – Song X
1 – Song X

Semi-Final Two

12 – Song X
10 – Song X
8 – Song X
7 – Song X
6 – Song X
5 – Song X
4 – Song X
3 – Song X
2 – Song X
1 – Song X
Deadline for receiving your votes is FRIDAY 18th OCTOBER 2019 - 7pm UK TIME (TBC)
Please send your votes to AdeyC
PLEASE VOTE FOR THE SONG TITLE
 

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Semi-Final - Two


Song Fourteen – Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

Song Fifteen – Carla dal Forno - No Trace

Song Sixteen – Depeche Mode - One Caress

Song Seventeen – Bosson - One In A Million

Song Eighteen - The Alan Parsons Project - Prime Time

Song Nineteen – Weyes Blood - Seven Words

Song Twenty – Alt-J - Tessellate

Song Twenty-One – Toyko Police Club - Tessellate

Song Twenty-Two – Buffy Sainte-Marie - The Circle Game

Song Twenty-Three – Her - Union

Song Twenty-Four – Haunted Shores - Vectors

Song Twenty-Five – The Dirtbombs - Wreck My Flow


Code:
[/size]

 [B][U]HOW TO SEND VOTES[/U][/B]

You pick your ten favourite songs, [B][U]you cannot vote for the song you have nominated yourself[/U][/B] – 
you award 12 points to your favourite, 10 points to your second favourite, 8 points to your third favourite, 
7 points to your fourth favourite and so on up to your tenth favourite.

Your votes should look like this

Semi-Final One

12 – Song X
10 – Song X
8 – Song X
7 – Song X
6 – Song X
5 – Song X
4 – Song X
3 – Song X
2 – Song X
1 – Song X

Semi-Final Two

12 – Song X
10 – Song X
8 – Song X
7 – Song X
6 – Song X
5 – Song X
4 – Song X
3 – Song X
2 – Song X
1 – Song X
Deadline for receiving your votes is FRIDAY 18th OCTOBER 2019 - 7pm UK TIME (TBC)
Please send your votes to AdeyC
PLEASE VOTE FOR THE SONG TITLE
 

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Final


Song One – Janis Ian - Between The Lines

Song Two – Ace Of Base - Blooming 18

Song Three – These New Puritans - C. 16th ±

Song Four – Núria Graham - Cloud Fifteen

Song Five – L'Imperatice - Erreur 404

Song Six – Boy Harsher - Face The Fire

Song Seven – Fugazi - Facet Squared

Song Eight – Sally Shapiro - I'll Be By Your Side

Song Nine - Stereolab - Infinity Girl

Song Ten – Trussel - Love Injection

Song Eleven – Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

Song Twelve – Carla dal Forno - No Trace

Song Thirteen - The Alan Parsons Project - Prime Time

Song Fourteen – Weyes Blood - Seven Words

Song Fifteen – Alt-J - Tessellate

Song Sixteen – Toyko Police Club - Tessellate

Song Seventeen – Buffy Sainte-Marie - The Circle Game

Song Eighteen – Her - Union

Song Nineteen – Haunted Shores - Vectors

Song Twenty– The Dirtbombs - Wreck My Flow


Code:
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[B][U]HOW TO SEND VOTES[/U][/B]

You pick your ten favourite songs [B][U]you cannot vote for the song you have nominated yourself[/U][/B] – 
you award 12 points to your favourite, 10 points to your second favourite, 8 points to your third favourite, 
7 points to your fourth favourite and so on up to your tenth favourite.

Your votes should look like this

[B]
PLEASE VOTE FOR SONG TITLES


[/B]


12 – Song Title
10 – Song Title
8 – Song Title
7 – Song Title
6 – Song Title
5 – Song Title
4 – Song Title
3 – Song Title
2 – Song Title
1 – Song Title

PLEASE VOTE FOR THE SONG TITLE

DEADLINES FOR EVERYTHING IS ALWAYS 7PM UK TIME – UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED – Here’s a link to what the time is in the UK :-
local time

Deadline for receiving your votes is WEDNESDAY 16th OCTOBER 2019 7pm UK Time

Voting Ceremony will be THURSDAY 17th OCTOBER 2019 – 8pm
PLEASE VOTE FOR THE SONG TITLE
Please send your votes to AdeyC
 

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Voting Tables


Semi-Final – One





Semi-Final – Two





Final Voting Table





The Winning Song


Carla dal Forno – No Trace





Final Placements











 

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Players History Records

Players History Records

 

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RANKINGS POINTS

The following rankings points are given at the end of each game :





Although the game didn't immediately start at one every week, it was fairly early in the run of games that it became a weekly game, so to make things simple I've counted every game as one week.

Rankings are compiled from the last 52 games - the best 16 scores during the last 52 games count to the players total ranking.

With huge thanks and acknowledgement to Markus for doing a lot of the inputting of and clearing the then backlog :worship:

 

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Rankings – After Game 290




Code:
RKG (PRE) NAME................  .PTS ..# 16th next off (239)
001 (001) Beat................  1300 .50 ..60 ...0
002 (003) SRB Analyst.........  1170 .47 ..45 .100
003 (005) aerosmash...........  1155 .52 ..45 ...1
004 (006) Mauriac.............  1125 .41 ..35 ...0
005 (002) Adam................  1115 .50 ..45 ..45
006 (004) The Crow............  1055 .49 ..40 ...0
007 (008) Matmagix............  .995 .43 ..30 ...4
008 (009) histery.............  .960 .33 ..40 ...0
009 (010) Silent Bird.........  .945 .43 ..45 ...0
010 (007) wayitis.............  .930 .23 ..20 ..40
011 (012) DropShotAce.........  .905 .37 ..30 ..85
012 (013) Laurent Moy.........  .875 .51 ..25 ...1
013 (011) Random Run..........  .870 .35 ..30 ..30
014 (014) Perun...............  .835 .40 ..25 ..25
015 (015) Boreas..............  .827 .36 ..18 ...0
016 (016) Queen Vika..........  .820 .31 ..25 ...0
017 (018) AdeyC...............  .820 .52 ..35 ..60
018 (017) Sam L...............  .805 .49 ..25 ..14
019 (019) TIEFSEE.............  .768 .24 ...6 ...0
020 (020) TennisFan102........  .750 .49 ..25 ..50
021 (021) SilverPersian.......  .682 .33 ..14 ...0
022 (022) Fortitude...........  .679 .31 ..16 ...0
023 (023) Litotes.............  .651 .52 ..18 ...1
024 (024) JMG.................  .582 .29 ...4 ...0
025 (025) Shvedbarilescu......  .562 .18 ...1 ...0
026 (026) Leif................  .501 .27 ...6 ...1
027 (027) Whitlinger Jones....  .460 .33 ...8 ..18
028 (029) John................  .435 .19 ...1 ..55
029 (030) drg.................  .420 .21 ...1 ...0
030 (032) Number19............  .418 .15 ...0 ...0
031 (028) Lord Choc Ice.......  .412 .27 ...4 ..12
032 (031) ArturJFC............  .408 .15 ...0 ...0
033 (033) Milan...............  .378 .13 ...0 ...0
034 (034) zvonarevarulz.......  .353 .31 ...1 ...1
035 (035) skinnylegend........  .313 ..8 ...0 ..35
036 (036) bud887..............  .285 .13 ...0 ...0
037 (037) Maddox..............  .279 ..9 ...0 ...0
038 (038) MrPeanutButter......  .274 .27 ...1 ..10
039 (039) Slazorin............  .272 .12 ...0 ...0
040 (040) Northstar...........  .217 ..8 ...0 ...0
041 (041) N.M.................  .199 ..6 ...0 ...0
042 (042) Hanan Ubis..........  .198 .12 ...0 ...8
043 (043) Monzanator..........  .196 ..4 ...0 ...0
044 (044) Hugues Daniel.......  .165 ..8 ...0 ...0
045 (045) Poltergeist.........  .152 .10 ...0 ...0
046 (046) Wanderer............  .147 ..4 ...0 ...0
047 (048) to paradise.........  .119 ..8 ...0 ..20
048 (047) Vercingetorix.......  .108 ..4 ...0 ..16
049 (050) Cesare Borgia.......  .106 ..6 ...0 ...0
050 (051) stromatolite........  ..98 ..5 ...0 ...0
051 (052) Haleptard...........  ..96 ..3 ...0 ...0
052 (053) Javi................  ..88 ..4 ...0 ...0
053 (054) Rob & Stephen.......  ..87 ..4 ...0 ...0
054 (055) ThomieK.............  ..86 ..2 ...0 ...0
055 (056) Pierre..............  ..70 ..1 ...0 ..70
056 (057) Coco Hero...........  ..64 ..3 ...0 ...0
057 (058) salmon pants........  ..57 ..3 ...0 ...0
058 (071) Utautai.............  ..56 ..2 ...0 ...0
059 (061) comfortably numb....  ..56 ..4 ...0 ...0
060 (059) NEKØ................  ..50 ..1 ...0 ...0
061 (060) resident_bizarre....  ..46 ..3 ...0 ...0
062 (049) Alycia..............  ..46 ..4 ...0 ...6
063 (062) WhoAmI?.............  ..24 ..2 ...0 ...0
064 (063) dogwonder24.........  ..19 ..2 ...0 ...0
065 (064) Mustafina...........  ..18 ..1 ...0 ...0
066 (065) ElusiveChanteuse....  ..17 ..2 ...0 ...1
067 (066) Igorche.............  ..12 ..1 ...0 ...0
068 (067) Wozzy!..............  ..12 ..1 ...0 ...0
069 (068) Sammo...............  ...8 ..1 ...0 ...0
070 (069) traddles............  ...8 ..1 ...0 ...0
071 (070) Poldo...............  ...2 ..2 ...0 ...0
072 (072) ^bibi^..............  ...1 ..1 ...0 ...0
073 (073) Haseo...............  ...1 ..1 ...0 ...0
074 (074) Lazar...............  ...1 ..1 ...0 ...0
075 (075) Mikulescu...........  ...1 ..1 ...0 ...0
076 (076) Punky...............  ...1 ..1 ...0 ...0
077 (077) Serg................  ...1 ..1 ...0 ...0
Weeks At Number One

Code:
histery         98      (74, 76-145, 147-174)
Beat            78      (75, 175-176, 210-211, 213-216, 220-254, 256-290)
Adam            37      (177-209, 212, 217-219)
^bibi^  	29	(30-58)
NeKo    	24	(6-29)
dogwonder24	11	(59-69)
Mustafina       4       (70-73)
John    	3	(1-3)
AdeyC   	1	(4)
Gadis Desa	1	(5)
Silent Bird     1       (146)
Random Run	1	(255)
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omg :lol:
I'm part of BSG Mathematical Police? :eek:h:
 

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I think The Crow is one of us as well... :unsure:
 

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