Written by Karl Fulves

Work of Karl Fulves

39 pages (Spiralbound), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with drawings by Joseph K. Schmidt.
Language: English

(25 entries)


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Karl Fulves Introduction stating the problem: a deck is shuffled in any in and out sequence and from final order, a shuffling sequence is derived to return to the original orderRelated to 1
Karl Fulves Least Totals six-card deck solution for problem in introduction 2
Karl Fulves Flotation Device another solution for problem in introduction 4
Karl Fulves Ring Diagrams Related to 5
Karl Fulves A Catalog of Shuffles another solution for problem in introduction 6
Karl Fulves The Uniqueness Theory on the uniqueness of the order after a random in/out faro shuffle sequence 9
Karl Fulves Transpoker two poker hands, each Ace through Five in red and black, spectator names one of the values, performer shuffles the hands together and deals, named value is only odd-backed card in both hands, "transposition shuffle"Related toVariations 11
Karl Fulves Time Bent Back what one knows about the last shuffle of an in/out faro shuffle sequence 13
Karl Fulves Separation Shuffles faro shuffle sequences that mix each half within itself, keeping them separatedRelated to 14
Karl Fulves Singleton Shuffles "separation shuffles" that allow one card from both halves to transpose 16
Karl Fulves Transpoker II another methodInspired by 17
Karl Fulves Transpoker III reverse faro methodInspired byRelated to 18
Karl Fulves Mechanical Faro shaving the ends to make faros easierRelated to 20
Karl Fulves If Known another solution for problem in introduction if total number of shuffles is known 22
Karl Fulves Shuffle Diagrams Related to 23
Karl Fulves The Stay Stak Constraint as stay stack features applies to problem in introduction 25
Karl Fulves Ring Subset 26
Karl Fulves How Many States? 27
Karl Fulves Primitive Cycles Related to 28
Karl Fulves Basic Shuffle Equations how many shuffles it takes to get a deck back to original order 29
Karl Fulves Position Equations notation for faro shuffling 30
Karl Fulves Mix Relativity faro type from the point of view of the card 31
Karl Fulves Expanded Decks notation for faro shuffling 31
Karl Fulves Not in Descartes futile method of Cartesian notation 32
Karl Fulves Faro Trees "The faro tree gives a clear, unambiguous picture of what happens to the deck as it is shuffled." 33