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HS exam question - 1514 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 54
  • Position: #69 / 399
  • Number of attempts: 4
Reformat symbols in list - 1476 entries

Saw this in some lecture, easy reformatting using multiple cursor in VS Code

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #73 / 326
  • Number of attempts: 4
simple replacements - 1669 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #221 / 373
  • Number of attempts: 1
Inverting Lines - 1843 entries

A simple challenge to invert all lines, except the first.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #26 / 500
  • Number of attempts: 5
Modernise code - 1343 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 59
  • Position: #269 / 310
  • Number of attempts: 1
HS Final exam vimgolf - 878 entries

Change the initial file to a single line containing all names comma-separated with numbers inside parentheses.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #15 / 231
  • Number of attempts: 5
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 882 entries

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

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #201 / 255
  • Number of attempts: 2
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6236 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1136 / 1522
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 18634 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #826 / 3846
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4759 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #1474 / 1882
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 10801 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #2505 / 3047
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3546 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #1097 / 1147
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 11364 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #3161 / 4165
  • 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: #501 / 664
  • Number of attempts: 1
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