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Simple, Practical, and Common - 33427 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: 25
  • Position: #3318 / 7377
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 18644 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #1865 / 3849
  • Number of attempts: 10
Prime Numbers - 345 entries

List the first 100 prime numbers.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 49
  • Position: #57 / 102
  • Number of attempts: 6
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2851 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #629 / 843
  • Number of attempts: 1
Swap the operands under comparison - 270 entries

Swap the operands under comparison to prevent null pointer exception (at least in java)

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #2 / 98
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3555 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #591 / 1150
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 7836 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #466 / 1868
  • Number of attempts: 3
Cool or not? - 802 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #177 / 228
  • Number of attempts: 1
Two pairs of cluster of letters creates word - 742 entries

Clean and group.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #71 / 176
  • Number of attempts: 6
Just the middle - 11370 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #4081 / 4168
  • Number of attempts: 1
One to Ten - 2174 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
  • Position: #460 / 664
  • Number of attempts: 2
readability - 314 entries

Make the code readable by adding some spaces

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #21 / 149
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 15943 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #1837 / 4165
  • Number of attempts: 6
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