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Alpha-Beta Pruning Help 2

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This is a continuation of http://www.experts-exchange.com/Other/Math_Science/Q_26607233.html. Would you explain, on this page and in your own words, how to deal with alpha and beta?
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is it not to do with chess and other games programs

alpha is your move and beta is there move, you pick the move that does the best for you, so alpha is maximised, but your opponent wants you to do the worst, so beta is minimised.
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Okay; I still need to know how to apply that to my figure. Did I apply the algorithm correctly? If I didn't, how do I need to correct it?
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I meant to say: My response to the comment wasn't answered and the comment wasn't particularly informative.
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Reason for canceling the deletion: I wanted to assign some points to a slightly informative answer without putting the question in the Knowledge Base.
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