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Played Challenges

prepend * to every non-blank line - 5147 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 5
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 710 entries

Given a list of emails, get the students full name and their associated house.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 3
SCREAMING_SNAKE_CASE to Title Case - 965 entries

Convert strings in SCREAMING_SNAKE_CASE to Title Case. Examples: EMPLOYEE_NAME -> Employee Name REVENUE_YEAR_TO_DATE -> Revenue Year To Date SALARY -> Salary

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 10
Add semicolons - 9611 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 3
Box it - 7273 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 6
Com(m)a Trouble - 3119 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 4
Copy three lines - 2672 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 4
One number per line - 17689 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 4
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32052 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 7
Just the middle - 10908 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 15279 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
attr_aligner - 3295 entries

Two attr keywords. Two separate indentations. Align the colons.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 104
  • Number of attempts: 1
Words in parens - 12469 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 3
Stairs Indenting - 384 entries

Indent each line with <line number> whitespaces.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 8
Chris League
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Computer science professor at LIU Brooklyn, interested in functional programming, type systems, and CS education. One of Zoë’s dads. 🏳️‍🌈

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