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Played Challenges

HS exam question - 490 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 49
  • Position: #18 / 121
  • Number of attempts: 7
Reformat symbols in list - 438 entries

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

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #46 / 102
  • Number of attempts: 7
Fizzbuzz - 159 entries

type the first 100 lines of the fizzbuzz problem

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 47
  • Position: #9 / 52
  • Number of attempts: 16
Substraction (bis) - 238 entries

Solve the equations (adapted from the original @Caek_'s challenge).

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 34
  • Position: #34 / 55
  • Number of attempts: 5
Changing around text with citations - 121 entries

Based off of something I saw on reddit

  • Best score: 28
  • Best player score: 28
  • Position: #10 / 36
  • Number of attempts: 12
Poorly indented Python comments - 666 entries

Fix the alignment of some Python comments as quickly as possible.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #42 / 126
  • Number of attempts: 12
Many duplicates - 466 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #125 / 168
  • Number of attempts: 2
2 quick changes and a numbered list - 319 entries

The ascii will not be lost, but rather numbered in 4 digit blocks with leading zeros.

  • Best score: 37
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #15 / 77
  • Number of attempts: 7
delete swap - 601 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #126 / 205
  • Number of attempts: 6
Generate a very basic Python constructor (fixed) - 723 entries

Original by @BiddulphCaleb (http://www.vimgolf.com/challenges/6019f1c4642668000cee11e8) - had some extra spaces in output file.

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 29
  • Position: #36 / 165
  • Number of attempts: 16
Fix the shell script! - 1238 entries

Fix the shell script with the fewest keystrokes!

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #34 / 309
  • Number of attempts: 10
Visual block training - 587 entries

You see the input. You see the output. Go.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #21 / 112
  • Number of attempts: 16
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1081 entries

Goal is to put a newline after every 10 lines in vim.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #148 / 373
  • Number of attempts: 5
Java to JavaScript - 187 entries

Let convert some simple Java file to JavaScript!

  • Best score: 59
  • Best player score: 59
  • Position: #8 / 46
  • Number of attempts: 16
Wikitext headings to markdown - 671 entries

Convert the wikitext headings to markdown.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #27 / 149
  • Number of attempts: 14
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