Intermediate PythonIntermediate level challenges and solutions
Prime Time
For this challenge you will be determining if an argument is a prime number.
12080 solutions
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Run Length
For this challenge you will determine the Run Length Encoding of a string.
8608 solutions
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Prime Mover
For this challenge you will be returning a certain prime number.
7457 solutions
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Palindrome Two
For this challenge you will be determining if a string is a palindrome.
7141 solutions
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String Scramble
For this challenge you will determine if string 1 can be rearranged into string 2.
7298 solutions
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Arith Geo II
For this challenge you will determine if numbers within an array follow an arithmetic or geometric sequence.
4999 solutions
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Array Addition
For this challenge you will determine if numbers in an array can add up to a certain number in the array.
4413 solutions
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Binary Converter
For this challenge you will be converting a number from binary to decimal.
4527 solutions
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Letter Count
For this challenge you will determine which word has the greatest number of repeated letters.
4489 solutions
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Caesar Cipher
For this challenge you will transform a string using the Caesar Cipher.
5150 solutions
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Simple Mode
For this challenge you will determine the mode, the number that appears most frequently, in an array.
5013 solutions
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Consecutive
For this challenge you will determine how to order an array of numbers consecutively.
4115 solutions
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Formatted Division
For this challenge you will divide two numbers and print them in a certain format.
3792 solutions
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Counting Minutes
For this challenge you will return the total number of minutes between two times.
2793 solutions
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Permutation Step
For this challenge you will determine the next greatest number using the same numbers of a given argument.
3322 solutions
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Prime Checker
For this challenge you will determine if you can arrange a number to be a prime number.
2552 solutions
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Dash Insert II
For this challenge you will be manipulating a string using dashes (-).
4934 solutions
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Number Search
For this challenge you will traverse a string searching for all the numbers and then you will add them up.
3360 solutions
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Triple Double
For this challenge you will determine if there is a number that appears consecutively in both arguments.
3126 solutions
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Bracket Matcher
For this challenge you will determine if the brackets in a string are correctly matched up.
2845 solutions
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String Reduction
For this challenge you will manipulate a string of characters using a simple reduction method.
2354 solutions
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ThreeFive Multiples
For this challenge you will be determining the multiples of a specific number.
2839 solutions
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Binary Search Tree LCA
For this challenge you will attempt to find the lowest common ancestor of a binary search tree.
287 solutions
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Coin Determiner
For this challenge you will be determining the smallest combination of coins for a given output
2308 solutions
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Fibonacci Checker
For this challenge you will be determining whether a number is part of the Fibonacci sequence.
2652 solutions
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Multiple Brackets
For this challenge you will determine if all the brackets in a string are correctly matched up.
2357 solutions
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Most Free Time
For this challenge you will determine what period of the day gives the most free time.
1417 solutions
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Overlapping Rectangles
For this challenge you will be determining the areas of rectangles.
1618 solutions
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Look Say Sequence
For this challenge you will determine the next number in a sequence.
1474 solutions
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Distinct List
For this challenge you will remove duplicate elements from an array.
2402 solutions
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Number Encoding
For this challenge you will encode a given string following a specific rule.
1494 solutions
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Stock Picker
For this challenge you will determine the maximum profit that can be made in a range of stock prices.
742 solutions
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Missing Digit
For this challenge you will determine what the variable is in a mathematical equation.
450 solutions
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K Unique Characters
For this challenge you will be searching a string for a particular substring.
450 solutions
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Symmetric Tree
For this challenge you will traverse a binary tree and determine if it is symmetric.
290 solutions
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Binary Tree LCA
For this challenge you will attempt to find the lowest common ancestor of a binary tree.
158 solutions
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Tree Constructor
For this challenge you will determine if an array of integer pairs can form a binary tree properly.
298 solutions
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Array Min Jumps
For this challenge you will determine how quickly you can reach the end of an array.
232 solutions
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Nearest Smaller Values
For this challenge you will determine the nearest smaller value for each number in an array.
409 solutions
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Word Split
For this challenge you will attempt to split a long string of characters into actual words.
372 solutions
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Pair Searching
For this challenge you will determine how to multiply a number to find a duplicate pair.
125 solutions
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Boggle Solver
For this challenge you will attempt to find words in a matrix of letters.
95 solutions
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HTML Elements
For this challenge you will determine whether HTML elements are nested correctly.
160 solutions
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Missing Digit II
For this challenge you will determine what the variables are in a mathematical equation.
156 solutions
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Palindromic Substring
For this challenge you will be finding the longest palindromic substring.
262 solutions
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Trapping Water
For this challenge you will determine the largest amount of water you can trap within a boundary.
157 solutions
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Matrix Path
For this challenge you will determine if a path exists in a boolean matrix.
82 solutions
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Seating Students
For this challenge you will determine how many different ways students can sit next to each other.
156 solutions
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Longest Matrix Path
For this challenge you will be searching for the longest path in a 2D matrix.
76 solutions
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Min Window Substring
For this challenge you will be searching for the optimal substring of k characters.
157 solutions
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Matrix Chains
For this challenge you will determine the best order to multiply matrices.
70 solutions
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Histogram Area
For this challenge you will determine the largest area under a histogram.
121 solutions
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Matching Characters
For this challenge you will be determining the largest number of unique characters between two letters.
177 solutions
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Ternary Converter
For this challenge you will be converting a decimal number into ternary.
95 solutions
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Linear Congruence
For this challenge you will be solving a linear congruence equation.
58 solutions
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Formatted Number
For this challenge you will be determining if a string is a valid number.
197 solutions
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Largest Row Column
For this challenge you will be finding the largest sum of three digits in a matrix.
57 solutions
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Eight Queens
This challenge will require knowledge of chess pieces and their movements.
1107 solutions
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Three Points
For this challenge you will be plotting a line on a Cartesian grid.
134 solutions
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Character Removal
For this challenge you will attempt to modify a word and then find it within a dictionary.
148 solutions
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Simple Password
For this challenge you will be determining if a string is a valid password.
198 solutions
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String Zigzag
For this challenge you will be printing a string in a particular zig-zag format.
100 solutions
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Off Binary
For this challenge you will be determining the correct binary number.
85 solutions
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Longest Consecutive
For this challenge you will compute the length of the longest consecutive subsequence.
304 solutions
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String Expression
For this challenge you will convert a string of written numbers to an actual number.
142 solutions
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Charlie the Dog
For this challenge you will be helping a dog collect all the food in a grid.
74 solutions
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Plus Minus
For this challenge you will need to determine how to add or subtract numbers to end up with zero.
120 solutions
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String Calculate
For this challenge you will be evaluating a mathematical expression within a string.
18 solutions
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