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Imperfect Information

Martin Tompa
June 24, 2019

The biggest challenge of this game is that, until the stock is exhausted, you are playing with only partial information about your opponent’s hand. The fewer tricks that have been played, the more imperfect your information….

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Martin Tompa

Martin Tompa (tompa@psellos.com)

I am a Professor of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington, where I teach discrete mathematics, probability and statistics, design and analysis of algorithms, and other related courses. I have always loved playing games. Games are great tools for learning to think logically and are a wonderful component of happy family or social life.

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