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Played Challenges

Words in parens - 12475 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 42
  • Number of attempts: 1
Swap assigned value - 525 entries

Simple problem but looking for interesting solutions.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
Make it more readable - 1821 entries

Insert blank lines to make it more organized and readable

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 2
Search and Replace 0 - 4482 entries

Replace every instance of 'aaa' with 'xaaax'.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 11238 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 9
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 5752 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 62
  • Number of attempts: 1
Eric Kelly
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