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An asteroid and a spacecraft

🚀 Imagine a non-relativistic simple situation. Assume positions p0, p1, p2, and p3 are three dimensional Cartesian ...

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Number of Even Elements in Fibonacci Sequence

Find how many even Fibonacci numbers are available in the first d numbers. Consider the following first 14 numbers 1 1 2...

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"Cody" * 5 == "CodyCodyCodyCodyCody"

*Alice*: What? *"Cody" * 5 == "CodyCodyCodyCodyCody"*? You've gotta be kidding me! *Bob*: No, I am serious! Python supports...

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The 5th Root

Write a function to find the 5th root of a number. It sounds easy, but the typical functions are not allowed (see the test su...

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The Top 5 Primes

This problem series invites you to solve two simple problems related to the integer NUMBER FIVE, in order to celebrate <https://...

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Find the nearest prime number

Happy 5th birthday, Cody! Since 5 is a prime number, let's have some fun looking for other prime numbers. Given a positive in...

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Write c^3 as sum of two squares a^2+b^2

write c^3 as sum of two squares a^2+b^2. a and b must be integer and greater than zero. For example 5^3 = 2^2 + 11^2 5...

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Octoberfest festival

A group of students decided to visit Octoberfest festival. First they ordered one beer, then after half-hour they taken one more...

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I Plead the Fifth

Write a function to provide a yes or no answer to the input string. However, it must plead the 5th amendment (return an empty st...

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Spot the First Occurrence of 5

This problem series invites you to solve two simple problems related to the integer NUMBER FIVE, in order to celebrate <https://...

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Inscribed Pentagon?

Your function will be provided with the five vertices of a pentagon (p) as well as the center point (cp) and radius (r) of a cir...

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Sums of Multiple Pairs of Triangular Numbers

This is a follow-up to <https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/44289 Problem 44289> - Find two triangular numbers...

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Find two triangular numbers whose sum is input.

Find two triangular numbers whose sum is _input_. Note: The difference beetween the triangular numbers should be minimum.

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A Simple Tide Gauge with MATLAB

*∿ ∿ ∿ ∿ ∿ ∿ ∿ ∿* You are standing in a few inches of sea water on a beach. You a...

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Recaman Sequence - II

Take an arbitrary starting point as input and create Recaman Sequence. Then find the 1, return its index. For example: if n =...

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Circle/Pentagon Overlap

Your function will be provided with the five vertices of a pentagon (p) as well as the center point (cp) and radius (r) of a cir...

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Recaman Sequence - I

Recaman Sequence (A005132 - <http://oeis.org/A005132 - OEIS Link>) is defined as follow; seq(0) = 0; for n > 0, seq(n) ...

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Van Eck's Sequence's nth member

Return the Van Eck's Sequence's nth member. For detailed info : <http://oeis.org/A181391 OEIS link> and <https://www.theguard...

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Breaking Out of the Matrix

Do you want to take the Red Pill, or the Blue Pill? If you take the Blue Pill, you will simply pass along to the next problem...

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The Glass Half Full

Identical glasses are placed in a triangular tower structure, such that the top level (L = 1) comprises one glass, the next leve...

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ASCII Birthday Cake

Given an age and a name, give draw an ASCII birthday cake. For example, given the name "CODY" and the age 5, return a string wit...

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Polarisation

You have n polarising filters stacked one on top of another, and you know each axis angle. How much light gets passed through th...

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Predicting life and death of a memory-less light bulb

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Is it really a 5?

A number containing at least one five will be passed to your function, which must return true or false depending upon whether th...

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Function Iterator

Given a handle fh to a function which takes a scalar input and returns a scalar output and an integer n >= 1, return a handle f...

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Indexed Probability Table

This question was inspired by a Stack Overflow question forwarded to me by Matt Simoneau. Given a vector x, make an indexed pro...

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Remove all the words that end with "ain"

Given the string s1, return the string s2 with the target characters removed. For example, given s1 = 'the main event' your ...

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Make a Palindrome Number

Some numbers like 323 are palindromes. Other numbers like 124 are not. But look what happens when we add that number to a revers...

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MATLAB Counter

Write a function f = counter(x0,b) to construct a counter handle f that counts with an initial value x0 and a step size b. E...

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Pi Digit Probability

Assume that the next digit of pi constant is determined by the historical digit distribution. What is the probability of next di...

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