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Played Challenges

Replace word while reserving first letter case - 370 entries

Window -> Door window -> door Windows -> Windows windows -> windows

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 24
  • Position: #13 / 85
  • Number of attempts: 7
months to html list items - 551 entries

Turn the months into list items.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 24
  • Position: #51 / 154
  • Number of attempts: 4
Quicksort - 1558 entries

We need the numbers in the first row sorted as quickly as possible! Be careful not to disturb the data below the divider though: that must remain unchanged.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 6
  • Position: #97 / 343
  • Number of attempts: 11
EDN reformat - 1034 entries

The goal is to make the code more readable and concise while maintaining its functionality.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #63 / 146
  • Number of attempts: 10
Tic-Tac-Toe Grid Transformation - 319 entries

Your mission is to efficiently convert the original Tic-Tac-Toe grid, represented by 'x's and 'o's, into a neat and well-organized game board.

  • Best score: 56
  • Best player score: 57
  • Position: #2 / 77
  • Number of attempts: 10
Populate 3D bone names list - 450 entries

Ran into this at work, excited to see how this gets optimized

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #28 / 119
  • Number of attempts: 11
Remove line numbers - 540 entries

From http://web.archive.org/web/20140831121704/http://dirac.org/linux/gdb/02a-Memory_Layout_And_The_Stack.php#investigatingthestackwithgdb.

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #55 / 144
  • Number of attempts: 11
Find fix point of cos - 1125 entries

Write a function to find the fix point of cos. It is not a good code; It is just to use vim. Inspired by the excellent https://mvanier.livejournal.com/2897.html about the Y combinator.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #196 / 337
  • Number of attempts: 1
Surround the 'z' character with brackets, quotes, and print as formatted string. - 485 entries

Surround the 'z' character with brackets, quotes, and print as formatted string.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #195 / 271
  • Number of attempts: 1
Easier Align - 344 entries

Align the columns of a markdown table

  • Best score: 51
  • Best player score: 57
  • Position: #4 / 89
  • Number of attempts: 8
Paste a column after a column - 2243 entries

This task is very common while using multi-cursor. What is the elegant vim way ?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #94 / 487
  • Number of attempts: 6
Reformat symbols in list - 1466 entries

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

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 41
  • Position: #257 / 322
  • Number of attempts: 1
Many duplicates - 1253 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #273 / 412
  • Number of attempts: 1
Reconstruct the Sentence - 1363 entries

Get the sentence back in the proper order, remove duplicate lines, and then combine the separate lines into one.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #235 / 383
  • Number of attempts: 6
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