Thread: Rock, Scissors, paper

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    Red face Rock, Scissors, paper

    I need help with this homework.
    Have two players each enter one of the three letters R, S, or P without the other player seeing it. The second player then enters one of the three letters R, S, or P. The rules are:
    Rock breaks scissors. If one player has Rock and the other has Scissors, the player who wins and so forth
    when the players both have the same selection, it is a tie.

    Have the program accept the names of the two players.
    Have the game keep track of turns and report the score after each turn.
    When one player has five wine, have the program report that person as the winner.
    Have a "Paly again?"option.

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    So post what you've achieved so far.

    And don't say you can't do any of it. You should be able to at least print "RPS" and read some input, even if you don't know what to do next.
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    Have two players each enter one of the three letters R, S, or P without the other player seeing it.
    In the same computer ? ....then you've to rely on the players' inherent goodness.

    If you're stuck on thinking about the logic, a few hints here:
    1. Make a loop, so that each iteration represents a turn.
    2. Do all Input/output and calculate the score inside the loop.
    3. Keep record of the total score.

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    What part are you stuck on?
    It is too clear and so it is hard to see.
    A dunce once searched for fire with a lighted lantern.
    Had he known what fire was,
    He could have cooked his rice much sooner.

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    Quote Originally Posted by King Mir View Post

    What part are you stuck on?
    Figuring out how to get other people to do the work.
    while(!asleep) {

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    Sure, I will help:
    int main(void){
    That looks about right. You may want to read through your book again so you know how to fill in the blanks.
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    ..... Just don't be surprised when I say you aren't using standard C anymore, and as such,are off in your own little universe that I will completely disregard.
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    FAQ I suggest to read are: FAQ > Clear the screen?
    Last edited by stahta01; 08-25-2011 at 05:42 PM.

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