GCJ 2011 - Magicka

Below is the description of a problem called 'Magicka', from 'Google Code Jam - 2011':Introduction------------Magicka™ is an action-adventure game developed by Arrowhead Game Studios. In Magicka you play a wizard, invoking and combining elements to create Magicks. This problem has a similar idea,...

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GCJ 2011 - Bot Trust

Below is the description of a problem called 'Bot Trust', from 'Google Code Jam - 2011':Problem-------Blue and Orange are friendly robots. An evil computer mastermind has locked them up in separate hallways to test them, and then possibly give them cake.Each hallway...

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Software Job - Interview Question

Today, I was searching for some technical articles and stumbled upon this interview question from Amazon, for which I could immediately think about some good solution. Here's the question: We have numbers from 1 to 52 that are put into a 51 number array,...

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GCJ 2010 - Fair Warning

Below is the description of a problem called 'Fair Warning', from 'Google Code Jam - 2010':Problem-------On our planet, Jamcode IX, three Great Events occurred. They happened 26000, 11000 and 6000 slarboseconds ago. In 4000 slarboseconds, the amount of time since all of those events...

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GCJ 2010 - Snapper Chain

Below is the description of a problem called 'Snapper Chain', from the 'Google Code Jam - 2010':Problem-------The Snapper is a clever little device that, on one side, plugs its input plug into an output socket, and, on the other side, exposes an output socket...

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