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What kind of problem is the Potter Kata? Is there a general solution?

I recently completed the Book Store exercise on Exercism. It is a copy of the Potter Kata from Coding Dojo. The basic premise is that a bookstore wants to promote sales of a particular book series. ...
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Best formula to score the contest solutions

I'm about to launch a contest with a graph theory problem. The goal is to allocate in the network (undirected, weighted graph) as much as possible demands (triples like <source, destination, ...
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Formula for Weighted Review Ratings

For my own personal calculations, I need a way to combine ratings of businesses into one weighted rating. I want my weighted rating to take into account how many people gave the rating as well as ...
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Algorithm to calculate score/rating based on multiple performance based indicators

First of all, have to confess that my math skills are not the best and i would appreciate if you could please keep your response as simple as possible (preferably in layman's term). I'm trying to ...
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Family critical of my Come Dine with Me scoring system.

My family and I have been arguing for years about a fun 'Come Dine with Me' competition we held between the six of us. If you're not familiar with the show, a group of people all host a dinner party, ...
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What is the best formula for combining two parameters with different priority?

I have a pretty general question: I'm working on my thesis and I took an online test from some people. I want to assign score to each person based on number of their correct answer (C) and their ...
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how to score a vector considering values at every level

I have two vectors x and y ( shown here ). I want to have a greater score for the vector which has a first greater value at any index/level starting from a to d. As it can be seen that vector x has ...
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Domino game maximum achievable points

Given is a domino parts set with typical 28 parts from [ | ] to [6|6]. ...
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I am struggling with eqation/algorith to adjust (normalize) user ratings according to their recency, number and user profile strenght;

I have three main categories which need to receive a ranking dependent on the ranking provided by user ratings ranging from 1 to 5 (whole numbers) on three qualitative characteristics (with equal ...
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Combining two or more probabilities

I'm trying to simplify a win/loss simulation. The situation is as follows: Let's say there are two players A and B where: When A goes into a battle, it's probability of a win is 0.1 (10%) When B ...
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Applying the Fowlkes–Mallows Index for my clustering evaluation

I am currently working on evaluating the result of my clustering algorithm against a predefined clustering "gold standard" data set. According to my research the Fowlkes-Mallows Index should be a ...
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How to characterize (number and size) a group of clusters

I don't know how to describe this question succinctly to Google if there is a method for doing this kind of thing so perhaps someone will know of something and point me in the right direction. I have ...
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Calculation to find the draft value of a fantasy football player

I'm a programmer working on an online fantasy football draft board. In this I would like to find the best and worst draft pick per team based on the projected number of fantasy points for the drafted ...
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Simple ranking/rating algorithm [closed]

Is there a Simple ranking/rating algorithm that calculates a score between 0 and 1 given a number of alerts along with its priority. For example: each system can produce "Low", "Medium" and "High" ...
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How to create a fair dynamic scoring system? [closed]

I am currently in the process of creating a game consisting of a fixed set of tasks of varying difficulty. Each player gets the same set of tasks to choose from and is awarded a certain number of ...
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Penalizing small values

I have the recency of each people of a given website computed as the number of days since last connexion. 0 for people who connected the same day of the analysis .....
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Weighted logarithmic ranking

I want to have a ranking of players by percentage of shots made, weighted by the total number of shots attempted. The weighting should follow a log scale, so for example Player A has 100% accuracy, ...
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We use an ELO rating system for a game at work and am looking for a solution to account for doubles games ($2 \times 2$), which takes into account your partner's and combined opponents' ability. It ...
I have a program which build few attributes those decide relevance between two objects. attributes are $a_1, a_2, a_3$ Now what are different weighing or scoring mechanism to accumulate all three ...