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Mathamancy is one of the three disciplines of the [[Magic]] class [[Hocus Pocus]]; it is aligned with the axis of [[Numbers]].<sup>[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/erf0040.html]</sup>
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{{MagicSchool|Hocus Pocus}}
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Mathamancy is one of the three disciplines of the [[Magic]] class [[Hocus Pocus]] and composed solely of the [[Magic Elements|element]] of [[Life]]; it is aligned with the axis of [[Numbers]].{{erf|1|038a|Parson's Klog #2}}
  
==Abilities==
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= Proposed Canon =
*Calculation of battle probabilities.<sup>[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/erf0060.html]</sup>
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[[Zero]] is a Mathamancy concept.
  
==Known Mathamancers==
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== Abilities ==
As of yet, no known Mathamancers have been introduced.
 
  
==Mathamancy Artifacts==
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;Probability Calculation
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:Can calculate battle probabilities.{{erf|1|054}}
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;Astrology
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:Can make calculations based on the position of astronomical objects.{{ref|[[Book5 Prologue 12]]}}
  
The [[Mathamancy Gauntlet|Plastic Gauntlet]] that [[Parson]] received in his second [[Stupid Meal]] is a powerful Mathamancy [[Artifact]] that runs off the power of his calculator watch.<sup>[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/erf0060.html]</sup><br>
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== Known Mathamancers ==
[[Sizemore]] estimates it's worth at more than half a million [[shmucker|shmuckers]] to a Mathamancy dependent kingdom.
 
  
==Other==
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* [[Adderall Hawk]], of [[Faq]], before its fall.
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* [[Cryptolemy]] of [[Carpool]]
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* [[Florence Livermore]], [[qualified]] [[barbarian]] in [[Magic Kingdom]].
! <sub>Class</sub>\<sup>Axis</sup> !! [[Erf]] !! [[Fate]] !! [[Numbers]]
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* [[Sudoku]] of [[Protip]].
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| style="background:darkgray" | '''[[Hocus Pocus]]''' || [[Findamancy]] || [[Predictamancy]] || [[Mathamancy]]
 
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=Speculation=
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== Mathamancy Artifacts ==
Apparently [[Mathamancer]]s can be paired (linked up) with [[Luckamancer]]s to predict the crucial battles and then tilt them to produce a favorable outcome.<sup>[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/erf0060.html]</sup>
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The [[Mathamancy Gauntlet|Plastic Gauntlet]] that [[Parson]] received in his second [[Stupid Meal]] is a powerful Mathamancy [[Artifact]] that runs off the power of his calculator watch.{{erf|1|054}}
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[[Sizemore]] estimates the worth of these two items at more than half a million [[Shmucker|shmuckers]] to a Mathamancy-dependent kingdom.
  
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= Speculation =
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One strategy is having [[Mathamancer|Mathamancers]] paired with [[Luckamancer|Luckamancers]] to predict the crucial battles and then tilt them to produce a favorable outcome.{{erf|1|054}}
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No character except [[Parson]] has demonstrated any non-trivial math or accounting. It could be that at least some of the powers of mathamancy are not extraordinary in our world.
 
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Latest revision as of 23:36, 14 July 2019

Canon

Class\Axis Erf Fate Numbers
Hocus Pocus Findamancy Predictamancy Mathamancy

Mathamancy is one of the three disciplines of the Magic class Hocus Pocus and composed solely of the element of Life; it is aligned with the axis of Numbers.Erf-b1-p038aSame-site.PNG

Proposed Canon

Zero is a Mathamancy concept.

Abilities

Probability Calculation
Can calculate battle probabilities.Erf-b1-p054Same-site.PNG
Astrology
Can make calculations based on the position of astronomical objects.Book5 Prologue 12

Known Mathamancers

Mathamancy Artifacts

The Plastic Gauntlet that Parson received in his second Stupid Meal is a powerful Mathamancy Artifact that runs off the power of his calculator watch.Erf-b1-p054Same-site.PNG Sizemore estimates the worth of these two items at more than half a million shmuckers to a Mathamancy-dependent kingdom.

Speculation

One strategy is having Mathamancers paired with Luckamancers to predict the crucial battles and then tilt them to produce a favorable outcome.Erf-b1-p054Same-site.PNG

No character except Parson has demonstrated any non-trivial math or accounting. It could be that at least some of the powers of mathamancy are not extraordinary in our world.