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Played Challenges

Contribute to keyboard mashing - 880 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #268 / 268
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 10831 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1760 / 3055
  • Number of attempts: 8
From argument to object - 1481 entries

This task typifies those programmers endure while coding. This C-family pseudocode needs a function argument to be repurposed as an object call. Simply search and replace? Repeat a pattern of edits?

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #345 / 453
  • Number of attempts: 8
Just the middle - 11380 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #3177 / 4174
  • Number of attempts: 6
Stairstep digits - 383 entries

Remove the evens. Double the odds.

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Position: #46 / 143
  • Number of attempts: 12
Words in parens - 12868 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 45
  • Position: #3926 / 3950
  • Number of attempts: 1
Delete unwanted lines - 398 entries

Delete all lines which does not end in "o.."

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Position: #187 / 227
  • Number of attempts: 10
abcd > a b c d - 282 entries

transform the single spaces into 4 spaces repeat for each line

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #211 / 220
  • Number of attempts: 3
lamb had a little Mary - 596 entries

"Mary" and "lamb" are swapped. Unswap them. Fast as you can.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #121 / 164
  • Number of attempts: 4
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