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Played Challenges

Sierpinski's Triangle - 79 entries

Build the famous fractal, Sierpinski's Triangle.

  • Best score: 25
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 11
Put the months in order - 373 entries

Our contractor thought that months should be in alphabetical order. Put them in calendar order please.

  • Best score: 23
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 15
snowflake fractal - 26 entries

From step 0 to step 3 of a fractal

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 167
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 23966 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: 2
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 9
simple format - 2347 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 5
Increment each number - 392 entries

Increment each number individually by one

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 6
One number per line - 12107 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 7
Build a six - 173 entries

Just enjoy building "a" floors...

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 11342 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 6
Letterbox - 68 entries

Make a box!

  • Best score: 35
  • Best player score: 46
  • Number of attempts: 5
move titles next to url, in quotes - 243 entries

had trouble with something similar

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 6
Swap values inside brackets - 1325 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 7
Words in parens - 10831 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 5
Just the middle - 8967 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 1
One to Ten - 754 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 5788 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
Com(m)a Trouble - 1261 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 8
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1259 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
Change part of a function name in multiple occurrences - 351 entries

Change the middle part of the function name in multiple places, preferably using the next and dot commands.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 3
Delete to the end of the current line - 382 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 6
  • Number of attempts: 2
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1456 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 1
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