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You're building a word cloud. Write a function to figure out how many times each word appears so we know how big to make each word in the cloud. keep reading »Two Egg Problem »
A building has 100 floors. Figure out the highest floor an egg can be dropped from without breaking. keep reading »Compute nth Fibonacci Number »
Computer the nth Fibonacci number. Careful--the recursion can quickly spin out of control! keep reading »The Stolen Breakfast Drone »
In a beautiful Amazon utopia where breakfast is delivered by drones, one drone has gone missing. Write a function to figure out which one is missing. keep reading »The Cake Thief »
You've hit the mother lode: the cake vault of the Queen of England. Figure out how much of each cake to carry out to maximize profit. keep reading »Permutation Palindrome »
Check if any permutation of an input string is a palindrome. keep reading »Parenthesis Matching »
Write a function that finds the corresponding closing parenthesis given the position of an opening parenthesis in a string. keep reading »Recursive String Permutations »
Write a recursive function of generating all permutations of an input string. keep reading »Find Repeat, Space Edition »
Figure out which number is repeated. But here's the catch: optimize for space. keep reading »Find Repeat, Space Edition BEAST MODE »
Figure out which number is repeated. But here's the catch: do it in linear time and constant space! keep reading »
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