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Played Challenges

Numbering a List - 1746 entries

Pretty simple, number the list.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 2
imports alignment (python) - 577 entries

Align as one import per line.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 72
  • Number of attempts: 1
Insert a Markdown link - 387 entries

Put a link in a markdown document, using the after-the-paragraph format.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 1
Interweave two blocks of text - 498 entries

Suppose you've got data on a list of things from multiple sources. They're all in separate chunks, so how might you create a tabular output?

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 4
Rotating Philosophers Problem - 358 entries

Can you help the philosophers find a good place to sit before they get five forks and spaghetti?

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 33
  • Number of attempts: 2
Sort the cardinal numbers - 221 entries

Maybe a simple challenge.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 2
Line Zipper - 397 entries

Zip/pair related lines.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
Assignment Alignment - 700 entries

line up the operators. Use spaces, not tabs.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 47
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 12471 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 1
Bad Copy Syntax - 860 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 7
Matt Donahoe
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I work at @skydioHQ on tools and mobile ux for drones. I like robots, story-telling, games and powerful-yet-approachable interfaces.

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