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How do you complete a jigsaw puzzle?

Survey period: 1 Mar 2021 to 8 Mar 2021

There's more than one way to skin that cat.

OptionVotes% 
The usual way: randomly choose pieces and see if they fit8613.09
Divide and conquer: divide the pieces up into classes and tackle each set in order36455.40
Iterative: start with a piece, test each remaining piece to see which fits. GOTO 10213.20
Scan each piece, write a quick app that will work out which goes with which. Follow the final solution71.07
Outsource the work to others who have more time and patience568.52
Find the original picture online. Print it and frame it. Why reinvent the wheel?152.28
Jigsaws are a hardware issue, not a software issue.10816.44



 
GeneralEdgy Pin
thewazz3-Mar-21 0:14
professionalthewazz3-Mar-21 0:14 
GeneralOutsource Pin
Stepan Hakobyan2-Mar-21 0:39
professionalStepan Hakobyan2-Mar-21 0:39 
GeneralRe: Outsource Pin
W Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 2:01
mveW Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 2:01 
GeneralRe: Outsource Pin
KarstenK2-Mar-21 2:15
mveKarstenK2-Mar-21 2:15 
GeneralUpside down? Pin
Eek Ten Bears2-Mar-21 0:39
MemberEek Ten Bears2-Mar-21 0:39 
Jigsaws with pictures are way too easy.
GeneralRe: Upside down? Pin
MarkTJohnson2-Mar-21 1:31
professionalMarkTJohnson2-Mar-21 1:31 
GeneralRe: Upside down? Pin
Eek Ten Bears2-Mar-21 20:57
MemberEek Ten Bears2-Mar-21 20:57 
GeneralRe: Upside down? Pin
MarkTJohnson4-Mar-21 9:25
professionalMarkTJohnson4-Mar-21 9:25 
GeneralRe: Upside down? Pin
W Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 2:00
mveW Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 2:00 
GeneralRe: Upside down? Pin
Eek Ten Bears2-Mar-21 21:43
MemberEek Ten Bears2-Mar-21 21:43 
GeneralRe: Upside down? Pin
AndyChisholm4-Mar-21 15:50
MemberAndyChisholm4-Mar-21 15:50 
GeneralDamn it! Not even an "other" choice Pin
W Balboos, GHB1-Mar-21 4:14
mveW Balboos, GHB1-Mar-21 4:14 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Note even an "other" choice Pin
Greg Utas1-Mar-21 4:20
mvaGreg Utas1-Mar-21 4:20 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Note even an "other" choice Pin
W Balboos, GHB1-Mar-21 4:21
mveW Balboos, GHB1-Mar-21 4:21 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Note even an "other" choice Pin
OriginalGriff1-Mar-21 10:26
mveOriginalGriff1-Mar-21 10:26 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Note even an "other" choice Pin
Bassam Abdul-Baki1-Mar-21 13:27
professionalBassam Abdul-Baki1-Mar-21 13:27 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Note even an "other" choice Pin
W Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 1:59
mveW Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 1:59 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Not even an "other" choice Pin
KarstenK2-Mar-21 2:17
mveKarstenK2-Mar-21 2:17 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Not even an "other" choice Pin
agolddog2-Mar-21 3:34
Memberagolddog2-Mar-21 3:34 
GeneralRe: Damn it! Not even an "other" choice Pin
W Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 3:37
mveW Balboos, GHB2-Mar-21 3:37 
GeneralDivide and conquer + Iterative = Brute-force Pin
Abdullah Leghari1-Mar-21 2:56
MemberAbdullah Leghari1-Mar-21 2:56 
GeneralStart with the borders first Pin
Slacker0071-Mar-21 1:17
professionalSlacker0071-Mar-21 1:17 
GeneralRe: Start with the borders first Pin
Stuart Dootson2-Mar-21 7:19
professionalStuart Dootson2-Mar-21 7:19 
GeneralWith the last answer Pin
den2k8828-Feb-21 23:56
professionalden2k8828-Feb-21 23:56 
GeneralRe: With the last answer Pin
xiecsuk1-Mar-21 21:40
Memberxiecsuk1-Mar-21 21:40 

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