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Complete a Mystery Sequence II This is an expanded version of nyxbird's challege. Challenge Given a sequence of three non-negative integers, determine the type of the sequence - whether it is ...
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Simplified canvas builtin The golfing languages 05AB1E and Vyxal have a "canvas" builtin that draws a string on a ASCII grid. In this challenge, you'll be implementing a simplified form of ...
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Delete every other line from file Challenge Delete every other line from file Example Input file: 1 2 3 4 5 Output: 1 3 5 ...
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Color theory auction deception kinda thing KotH king-of-the-hill In this game, bots will compete to collect color tiles, in order to get points for having partial or full rainbows, and/or multiple ...
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Find the biggest simplex An n-simplex is a generalization of 'triangleness' in any dimension (specifically, it is the simplest shape requiring n dimensions). Starting with 0 dimensions, the named ...
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Convert to Chomsky normal form
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Stuck on Sokoban
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Round a number badly In this challenge, you are going to round a number badly! Round a number badly? Oh, you don’t know how to do that? Let me explain: Let’s assume the number has $n$ decimal places....

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Arrow Chain Reaction code-golf grid Challenge Given a 2D grid of spaces, inactive arrows (lowercase udlr) and one active arrow (uppercase ...

### Does this count as hard-coding the output?

As the loophole states: Unless the question is an obvious exception (the primary exception being those tagged kolmogorov-complexity This question was not tagged Kolmogorov complexity but is ...
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### Does this count as hard-coding the output?

If you understand the code (I don’t) and concluded it is hard‑coded, feel free to downvote it. There is no need to “ask” others for permission. According to my understanding the no‑hard‑coding‑rule ...
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Completely introduce your friends
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### The meta FAQ bloat

mousetail's answer has (more or less) been put into effect There are now 9 questions on the site tagged with faq: the FAQ post itself, the 7 posts in mousetail's minimal FAQ proposal and the Sandbox ...
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Visualize "Destroying Democracy" code-golf grid This MathPickle post poses an interesting problem about gerrymandering. An n-by-n square grid is given, and all cells are initially painted ...
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Short Query, Long Answer Give ChatGPT 4o a prompt to get it to generate as long a message as possible. $\text{Score} = {\text{Output Length}\over{\text{Input Length}}}$ Highest score wins! (Will add ...

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Sum term of a polynomial Say we want to compute the sum of the polynomial $p(x) = x + 2$ for all integers between $1$ and some $n$. This is \\$\sum_{x=1}^n (x + 2) = \sum_{x=1}^n x + \sum_{x=1}^n ...
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Sum of numbers in a rectangle
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Miracle Miracle Octad Generator Generator
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Merge sort with NaN Merge sort is a sorting method using the follow steps: Divide input into lists, each containing exactly 1 element. Merge each pair of lists, leaving the last one alone if there ...
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Access a file when you are at some unknown depth in the directory tree You have to specify an existing file or directory, like, say, ...