ii.) that the abnormal values of the variation observed in the wood-built ships of his day was due to deviation of the compass caused by the iron in the ship; that the deviation was zero when the ship's head was near the north and south points; that it attained its maximum on the east and west points, and varied as the sine of the azimuth of the ship's head reckoned from the zero points.
The point values of Literati letters are also different, ranging from zero points (for the blank "wild" tiles) to a maximum of five points.
Foods which are high in fat and simple carbohydrates are assigned more points, while fiber-rich foods are assigned fewer or zero points.
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