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Overview ======== This ever popular family game is a great way tohelp children with mathematics too! An old pub favourite, Shut theBox traditionally uses two dice and a wooden playing board with thenumbers 1 - 9 on hinges so that each may be flipped down. A turninvolves repeatedly rolling the dice and flipping down a number ornumbers each roll. The turn ends when no remaining numbers can beflipped at which point the score is calculated. The overriding goalis to flip down all the numbers or Shut The Box thereby achievingthe best possible score of zero. Please email any suggestions,requests for features or bug reports to [email protected] andwe'll do our best to incorporate or fix them! How to Play=========== The game starts with the dice showing "Roll Dice",touch the dice to roll them and add up the dots facing up on thedice. Choose any combination of numbers that makes up the dicetotal and touch the number markers to flip them down accordingly.For example, if you roll a 5 and a 6 on your first roll you wouldhave a total of 11 and may therefore flip down the number markersfor: 9 and 2; 8 and 3; 7 and 4; 5 and 6; 8, 2 and 1; 7, 3 and 1; 6,4 and 1; 6, 3 and 2. If you accidentally flip down the wrong numbersimply touch it again during this turn to flip it back up. Continueto roll the dice and flip number markers down until you either rolla dice total that has no combination of number markers remaining oryou have flipped down every number marker and have successfully"Shut The Box"! Scoring ======= Digital scoring uses the literalvalue of the numbers remaining whereas traditional scoring addstogether the individual numbers remaining. For example, if 3, 6 and7 remain your digital score is 367 (three hundred and sixty-seven)whereas your traditional score is 16 (sixteen), the sum of 3+6+7.Of course, shutting the box gives you a score of 0 (zero). Settings======== Always use two dice Usually, when the sum of values leftunused equals 6 or less only one dice is thrown. Activate thissetting to ignore this rule and continue to use two dice throughoutthe game. Apply Filter Activate this setting to only allow numbermarkers that can actually be used to be flipped, great for whenyou're feeling worn out! With the filter deactivated you may flipany number marker left unused meaning you have to work that littlebit harder, great for educational purposes! Use Digital ScoringDigital scoring uses the literal value of the numbers remainingwhereas traditional scoring adds together the individual numbersremaining. For example, if 3, 6 and 7 remain your digital score is367 (three hundred and sixty-seven) whereas your traditional scoreis 16 (sixteen), the sum of 3+6+7. Roll Dice Automatically Activatethis setting to automatically roll the dice after the initial roll.With this feature disabled you have to press the dice each time toroll them. Premium Version =============== The free versioncontains non-intrusive adverts. Purchase the premium version toremove the adverts. The premium version is also a slightly smallerfile size due to the removal of adverts if space is at a premiumfor you. Copyright Andrew Sambrook 2018 [email protected]

App Information Shut The Box

  • App Name
    Shut The Box
  • Package Name
    net.sambrook.shutthebox
  • Updated
    August 27, 2018
  • File Size
    4.7M
  • Requires Android
    Android 4.0 and up
  • Version
    3
  • Developer
    Andrew Sambrook
  • Installs
    1,000+
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Casual
  • Developer
    Stoke-on-Trent United Kingdom
  • Google Play Link

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Shut The Box Premium 2 APK
Andrew Sambrook
Overview========This ever popular family game is a great way tohelp children with mathematics too! An old pub favourite, Shut theBox traditionally uses two dice and a wooden playing board with thenumbers 1 - 9 on hinges so that each may be flipped down. A turninvolves repeatedly rolling the dice and flipping down a number ornumbers each roll. The turn ends when no remaining numbers can beflipped at which point the score is calculated. The overriding goalis to flip down all the numbers or Shut The Box thereby achievingthe best possible score of zero.Please email any suggestions,requests for features or bug reports to [email protected] andwe'll do our best to incorporate or fix them!How toPlay===========The game starts with the dice showing "Roll Dice",touch the dice to roll them and add up the dots facing up on thedice. Choose any combination of numbers that makes up the dicetotal and touch the number markers to flip them downaccordingly.For example, if you roll a 5 and a 6 on your first rollyou would have a total of 11 and may therefore flip down the numbermarkers for: 9 and 2; 8 and 3; 7 and 4; 5 and 6; 8, 2 and 1; 7, 3and 1; 6, 4 and 1; 6, 3 and 2.If you accidentally flip down thewrong number simply touch it again during this turn to flip it backup.The premium version enables the option in settings to have thegame automatically roll the dice again at this point, in the freeversion you must now touch the dice to roll them again.Continue toroll the dice and flip number markers down until you either roll adice total that has no combination of number markers remaining oryou have flipped down every number marker and have successfully"Shut The Box"!Scoring=======Digital scoring uses the literal valueof the numbers remaining whereas traditional scoring adds togetherthe individual numbers remaining. For example, if 3, 6 and 7 remainyour digital score is 367 (three hundred and sixty-seven) whereasyour traditional score is 16 (sixteen), the sum of 3+6+7. Ofcourse, shutting the box gives you a score of 0(zero).Settings========Always use two dice Usually, when the sum ofvalues left unused equals 6 or less only one dice is thrown.Activate this setting to ignore this rule and continue to use twodice throughout the game.Apply Filter Activate this setting to onlyallow number markers that can actually be used to be flipped, greatfor when you're feeling worn out! With the filter deactivated youmay flip any number marker left unused meaning you have to workthat little bit harder, great for educational purposes!Use DigitalScoring Digital scoring uses the literal value of the numbersremaining whereas traditional scoring adds together the individualnumbers remaining. For example, if 3, 6 and 7 remain your digitalscore is 367 (three hundred and sixty-seven) whereas yourtraditional score is 16 (sixteen), the sum of 3+6+7.Roll DiceAutomatically Activate this setting to automatically roll the diceafter the initial roll. This feature is disabled in the freeversion where you have to press the dice each time to rollthem.Premium Version===============The free version containsnon-intrusive adverts and has the options for automatic dicerolling disabled. Purchase the premium version to remove theadverts and enable automatic dice rolling during the game. Thepremium version is also a slightly smaller file size due to theremoval of adverts if space is at a premium for you.CopyrightAndrew Sambrook [email protected]
Shut The Box 3 APK
Overview ======== This ever popular family game is a great way tohelp children with mathematics too! An old pub favourite, Shut theBox traditionally uses two dice and a wooden playing board with thenumbers 1 - 9 on hinges so that each may be flipped down. A turninvolves repeatedly rolling the dice and flipping down a number ornumbers each roll. The turn ends when no remaining numbers can beflipped at which point the score is calculated. The overriding goalis to flip down all the numbers or Shut The Box thereby achievingthe best possible score of zero. Please email any suggestions,requests for features or bug reports to [email protected] andwe'll do our best to incorporate or fix them! How to Play=========== The game starts with the dice showing "Roll Dice",touch the dice to roll them and add up the dots facing up on thedice. Choose any combination of numbers that makes up the dicetotal and touch the number markers to flip them down accordingly.For example, if you roll a 5 and a 6 on your first roll you wouldhave a total of 11 and may therefore flip down the number markersfor: 9 and 2; 8 and 3; 7 and 4; 5 and 6; 8, 2 and 1; 7, 3 and 1; 6,4 and 1; 6, 3 and 2. If you accidentally flip down the wrong numbersimply touch it again during this turn to flip it back up. Continueto roll the dice and flip number markers down until you either rolla dice total that has no combination of number markers remaining oryou have flipped down every number marker and have successfully"Shut The Box"! Scoring ======= Digital scoring uses the literalvalue of the numbers remaining whereas traditional scoring addstogether the individual numbers remaining. For example, if 3, 6 and7 remain your digital score is 367 (three hundred and sixty-seven)whereas your traditional score is 16 (sixteen), the sum of 3+6+7.Of course, shutting the box gives you a score of 0 (zero). Settings======== Always use two dice Usually, when the sum of values leftunused equals 6 or less only one dice is thrown. Activate thissetting to ignore this rule and continue to use two dice throughoutthe game. Apply Filter Activate this setting to only allow numbermarkers that can actually be used to be flipped, great for whenyou're feeling worn out! With the filter deactivated you may flipany number marker left unused meaning you have to work that littlebit harder, great for educational purposes! Use Digital ScoringDigital scoring uses the literal value of the numbers remainingwhereas traditional scoring adds together the individual numbersremaining. For example, if 3, 6 and 7 remain your digital score is367 (three hundred and sixty-seven) whereas your traditional scoreis 16 (sixteen), the sum of 3+6+7. Roll Dice Automatically Activatethis setting to automatically roll the dice after the initial roll.With this feature disabled you have to press the dice each time toroll them. Premium Version =============== The free versioncontains non-intrusive adverts. Purchase the premium version toremove the adverts. The premium version is also a slightly smallerfile size due to the removal of adverts if space is at a premiumfor you. Copyright Andrew Sambrook 2018 [email protected]
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