JavaScript Interview PreparationPrepare for an upcoming JavaScript technical interview
String methods and regular expressions
Learn about the common string methods that are required to complete most of the easy Coderbyte challenges.
Modulo operation explained
Some examples of how to use the modulo operation for solving Coderbyte challenges.
Common array methods
Learn about the common array methods that are required to complete most of the easy Coderbyte challenges.
Basic array manipulation with functions in JavaScript
This question was taken from the Hack Reactor blog. This tutorial explains some common array functions and how to create and manipulate them.
10 common JavaScript interview questions
Some common interview questions with topics such as decimal numbers, scope, private variables, and more.
Questions on closures
Closures are an important topic to understand when learning JavaScript. Here are a few common closure questions with solutions.
Functional Programming: map, reduce, and filter
Introduction to functional programming methods in JavaScript.
Counting steps using recursion
A lecturer at Hack Reactor wrote that recursion is an important topic to understand when applying to the bootcamp, so this tutorial provides a simple example.
Determine overlapping numbers in ranges
Solution that explains how to determine the overlap between two number ranges.
Implement bubble sort in JavaScript
Code for implementing the simple but slow sorting algorithm, bubble sort, in JavaScript.
Dutch national flag sorting problem in JavaScript
Question and solution for sorting an array of 0's, 1's, and 2's in place and in linear time.
Find duplicates in an array using a hash table
A common interview question where your goal is to find all duplicates in an array in linear time.
Two sum problem
A popular interview question that requires you to determine if two numbers in an array sum to a specific value. A solution can be written that runs in linear time.
Subset sum problem
Important computer science question where the goal is to find a subset that sums to some number.
Stock maximum profit
Solution that explains how to calculate the maxiumum profit that could be made in a list of stock prices.
Generate all balanced bracket combinations
Interesting question that asks you to print all combinations of pairs of brackets.
Prime Time
For this challenge you will be determining if an argument is a prime number.
12302 solutions
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Run Length
For this challenge you will determine the Run Length Encoding of a string.
8806 solutions
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Prime Mover
For this challenge you will be returning a certain prime number.
7597 solutions
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Palindrome Two
For this challenge you will be determining if a string is a palindrome.
7318 solutions
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String Scramble
For this challenge you will determine if string 1 can be rearranged into string 2.
7516 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.
5116 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.
4653 solutions
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Binary Converter
For this challenge you will be converting a number from binary to decimal.
4633 solutions
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Letter Count
For this challenge you will determine which word has the greatest number of repeated letters.
4601 solutions
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Caesar Cipher
For this challenge you will transform a string using the Caesar Cipher.
5296 solutions
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Simple Mode
For this challenge you will determine the mode, the number that appears most frequently, in an array.
5105 solutions
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Consecutive
For this challenge you will determine how to order an array of numbers consecutively.
4233 solutions
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Formatted Division
For this challenge you will divide two numbers and print them in a certain format.
3904 solutions
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Counting Minutes
For this challenge you will return the total number of minutes between two times.
2899 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.
3442 solutions
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Prime Checker
For this challenge you will determine if you can arrange a number to be a prime number.
2634 solutions
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Dash Insert II
For this challenge you will be manipulating a string using dashes (-).
5037 solutions
Solution
Number Search
For this challenge you will traverse a string searching for all the numbers and then you will add them up.
3456 solutions
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Triple Double
For this challenge you will determine if there is a number that appears consecutively in both arguments.
3199 solutions
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Bracket Matcher
For this challenge you will determine if the brackets in a string are correctly matched up.
2911 solutions
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String Reduction
For this challenge you will manipulate a string of characters using a simple reduction method.
2459 solutions
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ThreeFive Multiples
For this challenge you will be determining the multiples of a specific number.
2906 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.
367 solutions
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Coin Determiner
For this challenge you will be determining the smallest combination of coins for a given output
2385 solutions
Solution
Fibonacci Checker
For this challenge you will be determining whether a number is part of the Fibonacci sequence.
2711 solutions
Solution
Multiple Brackets
For this challenge you will determine if all the brackets in a string are correctly matched up.
2424 solutions
Solution
Most Free Time
For this challenge you will determine what period of the day gives the most free time.
1519 solutions
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Overlapping Rectangles
For this challenge you will be determining the areas of rectangles.
1664 solutions
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Look Say Sequence
For this challenge you will determine the next number in a sequence.
1530 solutions
Solution
Distinct List
For this challenge you will remove duplicate elements from an array.
2451 solutions
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Number Encoding
For this challenge you will encode a given string following a specific rule.
1537 solutions
Solution
Stock Picker
For this challenge you will determine the maximum profit that can be made in a range of stock prices.
865 solutions
Solution
Missing Digit
For this challenge you will determine what the variable is in a mathematical equation.
491 solutions
Solution
K Unique Characters
For this challenge you will be searching a string for a particular substring.
546 solutions
Solution
Symmetric Tree
For this challenge you will traverse a binary tree and determine if it is symmetric.
318 solutions
Solution
Binary Tree LCA
For this challenge you will attempt to find the lowest common ancestor of a binary tree.
184 solutions
Solution
Tree Constructor
For this challenge you will determine if an array of integer pairs can form a binary tree properly.
421 solutions
Solution
Array Min Jumps
For this challenge you will determine how quickly you can reach the end of an array.
274 solutions
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Nearest Smaller Values
For this challenge you will determine the nearest smaller value for each number in an array.
470 solutions
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Word Split
For this challenge you will attempt to split a long string of characters into actual words.
464 solutions
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Pair Searching
For this challenge you will determine how to multiply a number to find a duplicate pair.
146 solutions
Solution
Boggle Solver
For this challenge you will attempt to find words in a matrix of letters.
120 solutions
Solution
HTML Elements
For this challenge you will determine whether HTML elements are nested correctly.
224 solutions
Solution
Missing Digit II
For this challenge you will determine what the variables are in a mathematical equation.
184 solutions
Solution
Palindromic Substring
For this challenge you will be finding the longest palindromic substring.
308 solutions
Solution
Trapping Water
For this challenge you will determine the largest amount of water you can trap within a boundary.
200 solutions
Solution
Matrix Path
For this challenge you will determine if a path exists in a boolean matrix.
116 solutions
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Seating Students
For this challenge you will determine how many different ways students can sit next to each other.
229 solutions
Solution
Longest Matrix Path
For this challenge you will be searching for the longest path in a 2D matrix.
88 solutions
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Min Window Substring
For this challenge you will be searching for the optimal substring of k characters.
196 solutions
Solution
Matrix Chains
For this challenge you will determine the best order to multiply matrices.
87 solutions
Solution
Histogram Area
For this challenge you will determine the largest area under a histogram.
271 solutions
Solution
Matching Characters
For this challenge you will be determining the largest number of unique characters between two letters.
235 solutions
Solution
Ternary Converter
For this challenge you will be converting a decimal number into ternary.
114 solutions
Solution
Linear Congruence
For this challenge you will be solving a linear congruence equation.
63 solutions
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Formatted Number
For this challenge you will be determining if a string is a valid number.
248 solutions
Solution
Largest Row Column
For this challenge you will be finding the largest sum of three digits in a matrix.
72 solutions
Solution
Eight Queens
This challenge will require knowledge of chess pieces and their movements.
2264 solutions
Solution
Three Points
For this challenge you will be plotting a line on a Cartesian grid.
166 solutions
Solution
Character Removal
For this challenge you will attempt to modify a word and then find it within a dictionary.
199 solutions
Solution
Simple Password
For this challenge you will be determining if a string is a valid password.
255 solutions
Solution
String Zigzag
For this challenge you will be printing a string in a particular zig-zag format.
121 solutions
Solution
Off Binary
For this challenge you will be determining the correct binary number.
108 solutions
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Longest Consecutive
For this challenge you will compute the length of the longest consecutive subsequence.
359 solutions
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String Expression
For this challenge you will convert a string of written numbers to an actual number.
169 solutions
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Charlie the Dog
For this challenge you will be helping a dog collect all the food in a grid.
157 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.
213 solutions
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String Calculate
For this challenge you will be evaluating a mathematical expression within a string.
75 solutions
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