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Played Challenges

Simple, Practical, and Common - 32752 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: 22
  • Position: #1588 / 7238
  • Number of attempts: 7
Swap values - 4401 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #256 / 1233
  • Number of attempts: 4
One number per line - 18255 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1192 / 3765
  • Number of attempts: 4
V to the i - 4600 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #617 / 1839
  • Number of attempts: 2
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2704 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #66 / 804
  • Number of attempts: 4
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3426 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Position: #19 / 1110
  • Number of attempts: 3
Com(m)a Trouble - 3287 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #186 / 743
  • Number of attempts: 7
Every other line - 2781 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #26 / 677
  • Number of attempts: 12
Copy three lines - 2755 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #112 / 618
  • Number of attempts: 13
Just the middle - 11076 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #1185 / 4089
  • Number of attempts: 4
Team names - 1755 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #201 / 564
  • Number of attempts: 4
Basic renumbering - 5395 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #148 / 1219
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 7430 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #427 / 2015
  • Number of attempts: 8
Array transposition - 2244 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #9 / 423
  • Number of attempts: 7
unknown command - 142 entries

I want change 5 words

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #29 / 71
  • Number of attempts: 2
Collect List - 4146 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #401 / 1159
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 15647 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #812 / 4096
  • Number of attempts: 4
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10509 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1342 / 3627
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 12678 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #3444 / 3904
  • Number of attempts: 1
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