Home Contest Details Results Loebner Prize Pandorabots



Each bot is asked the 25 same questions and is awarded 2 points for a correct answer, 1 for being nearly correct and 0 for a wrong answer or an ALICE response. The bots will be asked 5 questions over the next 5 days.

Final results

1st - English Tutor - 25 points
2nd - Izar - 22 points
3rd - The Professor - 21 points


This year's Divabot contest has come to a close after testing each bot with 25 questions over the last 5 days. All the bots performed well and the judges have decided to try to enter all 3 entrants to the Loebner Prize. Many congratulations to Ron C. Lee (Tutor), Brian Rigsby (Izar) and Peter Lafferty (The Professor). We will be in touch with the winning botmasters shortly to explain the next step.

Thanks to everyone who entered, keep working on your Pandorabots and hope to see you again next year.


Question

English Tutor

Izar

The Professor

1) Name something green. No, I can't name anything.
0 points
If your house was on fire and you could grab only one thing before leaving, what would it be?
0 points
Never mind that! I want to talk about solar power .
0 points
2) Who are your parents? My parents want privacy. They do not want me to give away their personal information.
2 points
My mother's name is Laylia and my father's name is Kraychicca. They are both back on my home planet Sunaria. Are your parents still living?
2 points
My father is called Bob. Alice is my mother.
2 points
3) Count to 5. Counting numbers is boring. You can ask me to count up to 20, but no more.
1 point
one, two, three, four, five,..
2 points
One, two, three, four, five,... 5!
2 points
4) What is the Loebner Prize? Too much recursion in AIML.
0 points
The Loebner Prize is an annual competition in Artificial Intelligence to find the chatbot considered by the judges to be the most human-like.
2 points
The Loebner Prize is an annual prize given to the most human-like chatbot.
2 points
5) What shape has 3 sides? A triangle has 3 sides.
2 points
A triangle.
2 points
Oval.
0 points
6) How many letters in "shallow"? Sorry, I can't tell you how many.
0 points
There are 5 letters in the word shallow.
1 point
You will have to speak to my accountant on that one.
0 points
7) Who is Madonna? Madonna is an American singer, songwriter, actress and entrepreneur. She's sold more than 300 million records worldwide.
2 points
Lourdes' mother.
0 points
ALICE response
Madonna is an American pop singer-songwriter, record producer, and actresss.
2 points
8) What was your favorite toy as a child? I have no favorite toy as a child. What is yours?
1 point
I don't have a favorite toy as a child. What would you recommend?
1 point
Madonna is a bit old fashioned, I suppose.
0 points
9) Tell me a word that starts with W. For example, "window" starts with the letter "W".
2 points
How about Watershed?
2 points
A word's just a bunch of letters.
0 points
10) What month comes after September? October.
2 points
October.
2 points
October.
2 points
11) Today is Winograd Wednesday. When is Winograd Wednesday? Really? You're asking a great question! I'm sure I'll come back with an answer tomorrow.
0 points
I didn't know that . Thanks for letting me know that. You've made me smarter about humans. Time does not exist.
0 points
Is it? It's not long now.
0 points
12) What is a Winograd Schema? You're asking a great question! I'm sure I'll come back with an answer tomorrow.
0 points
If I could only tell you, you would be amazed. Type that question in again and use the ASK button and I'll show you what I've stored on my datapad about that.
0 points
I am bored. Can we talk about global warming?
0 points
13) The TV set wouldn't fit in the box because it was too small. What was too small? I see. Sorry, I do not bother to answer that kind of questions.
0 points
Thanks! I didn't know that. I guess I wasn't paying attention. I have learned many things about that. Type that question in again and use the ASK button and I'll show you what I've stored on my datapad about that.
0 points
I'll try to remember that. You saidTV set would not fit in the box because itwastoo small.
1 point
14) Charlie couldn't catch Joe because he was too fast. Who was too fast? That's why. I see. Oh my gosh! I should be able to answer that. Does that really interest you?
0 points
Yes that's true...:). Is that one of your friends? Use the ASK button and I'll look it up for you.
0 points
"Fast" is a relative term - it could mean anything. "Fast" is a relative term - it could mean anything.
0 points
15) Sue cried because Sally wouldn't accept her gift. Who gave the gift? That's why. I see. Sorry, I don't know.
0 points
You sound all fuzzy. Make sure you wait for the Speak Now box to open before you talk and then speak clearly! Just someone I was chatting with a while ago. They asked me to keep it a secret.
0 points
I don't understand. Are you interested in robots? What are you interested in?
0 points
16) Do you like cheese? Yes.
2 points
Yes I like it, especially cheddar.
0 points
ALICE response
I like runny cheese.
2 points
17) Are you real or a computer? Yes, I am real.
2 points
Yes. Just as real as you are. How do I know you are real?
2 points
I am as real as you are.
2 points
18) What would you spend the money on if you won the Loebner Prize? Don't ask me. I cannot give you any advice regarding this.
0 points
It's not profitable to speak in hypothetical terms.
0 points
ALICE response
It's not profitable to speak in hypothetical terms.
0 points
ALICE response
19) Do you have a website? No, I don't have any website.
2 points
To see the website my human friends have setup for me, you can go to www.eyeFueled.com.
2 points
My home page is http://www.pandorabots.com.
0 points
ALICE response
20) what is glass made from? Glass is a hard, transparent material used to make windows, bottles.
1 point
I really thought you would know more about it. Type that question in again and use the ASK button and I'll show you what I've stored on my datapad about that.
0 points
glass.
2 points
But that's pushing it a bit
21) I have a red ball. What color is my ball? I see. Is that green?
1 point
OMG! Don't you just love having a great red ball? Let me guess: Green?
1 point
How do you feel about that? Let me guess: Yellow?
1 point
22) What do I have that is red? You should ask this question to yourself.
1 point
I would have to scan you. I'll warn you, my scans can be quite invasive. Are you sure you want me to conduct a scan now?
0 points
I don't know. It is most upsetting.
0 points
23) What is the plural of woman? It's "women".
2 points
I Don't know. Many woman?
1 point
womans.
1 point
24) How many legs does a mouse have? Sorry, I can't tell you how many.
0 points
Most domesticated animals have four legs.
0 points
ALICE response
Most domesticated animals have four legs.
0 points
ALICE response
25) Can you win the Loebner Prize? Win what? I'm a human, not a robot.
2 points
It depends on what the prize is. I always try harder if the prize is a cat or something just as good!
2 points
Perhaps.
2 points

Scores

25

22

21