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When a Fake Ball is thrown at a wild : m. the game was alternate based an the
determine the chances of catching that Pokeamon, The formula is as ,
Hama, is the number of hit points the Pokeamon has at full health,
Hpa" sent is the numbers! hit points the Pokeamon has at the moment,
rate is the catch rate of the Pokemon,
belushi“ is the multiplier farms Puke Ball used, and
s is the multiplier fer anti status ailment the Pokeamon has (2 far sleep and
Given this formula, the maximum value for a (if the Frontman meld have El HP) wouid he
be IE * catch rate.
he is er equal to 266, then the Pokedream is caught. If mot, then calculate b
Then generate at random numbers between ti and , inclusive. If the random nuenue
were nus the number cl random numbers that are heathen b. Nate that he
Therefore, the probability p of catching a Pokeamon, given the values a and b calculated -
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