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Data Structures & Algorithms
Improve your computer science knowledge with these tutorials on several data structures and algorithms.
Counting steps using recursion
Recursion is an important topic to understand when learning a language, so this tutorial provides a simple example.
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.
Stock maximum profit
Solution that explains how to calculate the maxiumum profit that could be made in a list of stock prices.
Generate primes up to N
The popular Sieve of Eratosthenes algorithm, written in JavaScript, that produces a list of primes quickly.
Find all duplicates in an array (version 1)
Solution for finding all duplicates in an array where the elements range from 1 to n-1.
Inside the Mind of Hackbrightâ€™s Director of Admissions
Tips on how to prepare for admissions, written by the Director of Admissions at Hackbright.
Cracking the Bootcamp Interview: Hackbright Academy
Course Report article on how to prepare for Hackbright admissions.
Learn Python the Hard Way
Introductory Python book recommend by Hackbright Academy.
How to Think Like a Computer Scientist
Interactive website that teaches concepts such as recursion, loops, dictionaries, objects, and more.
First Factorial
For this challenge you will be determining the factorial for a given number.
87644 solutions
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Longest Word
For this challenge you will be determining the largest word in a string.
69447 solutions
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Letter Changes
For this challenge you will be manipulating characters in a string based off their positions in the alphabet.
66933 solutions
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Simple Adding
For this challenge you will be adding up all the numbers from 1 to a certain argument.
54724 solutions
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Letter Capitalize
For this challenge you will be capitalizing certain characters in a string.
46574 solutions
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Simple Symbols
For this challenge you will be determining whether or not certain characters are in correct positions.
39618 solutions
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Check Nums
For this challenge you will be comparing two numbers and determining which one is greater.
40130 solutions
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Time Convert
For this challenge you will be determining the difference in hours and minutes between two given times.
30470 solutions
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Alphabet Soup
For this challenge you will be sorting characters in a string.
28164 solutions
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Vowel Count
For this challenge you will be counting all the vowels in a string.
15473 solutions
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Word Count
For this challenge you will be determining how many words a sentence contains.
14617 solutions
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Palindrome
For this challenge you will determine if a string is written the same way forward and backwards.
16654 solutions
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Array Addition I
For this challenge you will determine if numbers in an array can add up to a certain number in the array.
8485 solutions
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Letter Count I
For this challenge you will determine which word has the greatest number of repeated letters.
7789 solutions
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Second GreatLow
For this challenge you will determine the second lowest and greatest numbers in an array.
12918 solutions
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Division Stringified
For this challenge you will divide two numbers and return them in a certain format.
9699 solutions
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Counting Minutes I
For this challenge you will return the total number of minutes between two times.
5733 solutions
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Dash Insert
For this challenge you will be manipulating a string using dashes (-).
8532 solutions
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Number Addition
For this challenge you will traverse a string searching for all the numbers and then you will add them up.
7946 solutions
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Third Greatest
For this challenge you will determine the third largest string within an array.
7348 solutions
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Powers of Two
For this challenge you will be determining whether or not a number is a power of two.
8232 solutions
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Additive Persistence
For this challenge you will be determining the additive persistence for a given number.
5861 solutions
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Multiplicative Persistence
For this challenge you will be determining the multiplicative persistence for a given number.
4523 solutions
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Off Line Minimum
For this challenge you will be creating a subset of an array.
6074 solutions
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Changing Sequence
For this challenge you will determine when an array changes sequences.
2497 solutions
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Overlapping Ranges
For this practice test you will determine the intersection between two sets.
2497 solutions
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Superincreasing
For this challenge you will determine if each number is greater than the sum of all previous elements in an array.
2538 solutions
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Hamming Distance
For this challenge you will determine the difference between two strings.
1732 solutions
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Rectangle Area
For this challenge you will determine the area of a rectangle.
2116 solutions
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Bitwise One
For this challenge you will perform a bitwise operation on two binary numbers.
1717 solutions
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Other Products
For this challenge you will return the product of a set of elements in an array.
1751 solutions
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Wave Sorting
For this challenge you will determine if numbers in an array can be sorted in a particular way.
1218 solutions
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Array Matching
For this challenge you will add elements from two arrays in a particular order.
1497 solutions
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Longest Increasing Sequence
For this challenge you will compute the length of the longest increasing subsequence.
1189 solutions
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Even Pairs
For this challenge you will determine if a pair of even numbers exists somewhere in a string.
1137 solutions
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Next Palindrome
For this challenge you will be determining the next largest palindrome.
990 solutions
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Largest Pair
For this challenge you will determine the largest double digit number.
1324 solutions
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Nonrepeating Character
For this challenge you will find the first non-repeating character in a string.
978 solutions
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Bitwise Two
For this challenge you will perform a bitwise operation on two binary numbers.
708 solutions
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Power Set Count
For this challenge you will determine the length of a power set.
1038 solutions
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Product Digits
For this challenge you will be determining the least amount of digits needed to produce a number.
1308 solutions
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Palindrome Creator
For this challenge you will be determining if you can create a palindrome from a list of numbers.
1077 solutions
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Basic Roman Numerals
For this challenge you will be converting a string of Roman numerals.
718 solutions
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Food Distribution
For this challenge you will determine how to optimally distribute food to people.
615 solutions
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Correct Path
For this challenge you will be traversing a matrix searching for the correct path to take.
1359 solutions
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Scale Balancing
For this challenge you will be balancing a scale with weights on it.
1816 solutions
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Three Numbers
For this challenge you will be searching for a set of numbers in a string.
684 solutions
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Alphabet Searching
For this challenge you will determine if a set of characters exists in a string.
584 solutions
Solution
Time Difference
For this challenge you will be searching for the smallest time difference.
378 solutions
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Triangle Row
For this challenge you will be adding up a whole row from Pascal's triangle.
368 solutions
Solution
Vowel Square
For this challenge you will determine if a square of vowels exists in a matrix.
1189 solutions
Solution
Closest Enemy II
For this challenge you will search in a matrix for an enemy.
1026 solutions
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Number Stream
For this challenge you will determine if a stream of digits occurs in a string.
366 solutions
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Largest Four
For this challenge you will need to find the four largest elements in an array.
543 solutions
Solution
Distinct Characters
For this challenge you will determine if a string contains some number of distinct characters.
388 solutions
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Questions Marks
For this challenge you will be determining if a string follows a particular pattern.
2970 solutions
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Camel Case
For this challenge you will be converting a string into camel case format.
455 solutions
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ASCII Conversion
For this challenge you will be replacing certain characters in a string.
312 solutions
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Simple Evens
For this challenge you will be checking whether a number is even.
427 solutions
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Snake Case
For this challenge you will be converting a string into snake case format.
373 solutions
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Sum Multiplier
For this challenge you will determine if two numbers can be multiplied to some specific number.
469 solutions
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String Merge
For this challenge you will be merging two different strings together.
440 solutions
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One Decremented
For this challenge you will be counting how many times a specific pattern occurs in a large number.
414 solutions
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Element Merger
For this challenge you will be combining all of the elements in an array into a single number.
444 solutions
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Serial Number
For this challenge you will be determining if a string produces a valid serial number.
567 solutions
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String Periods
For this challenge you will need to find the smallest repeating substring.
488 solutions
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Palindrome Swapper
For this challenge you will determine if a palindrome can be created in a string.
288 solutions
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Remove Brackets
For this challenge you will determine how to create evenly matched brackets.
414 solutions
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Command Line
For this challenge you will be parsing a command line string and counting its characters.
185 solutions
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Star Rating
For this challenge you will be calculating how to display a 5 star rating.
383 solutions
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Moving Median
For this challenge you will calculate the median in an array within a sliding window.
157 solutions
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Group Totals
For this challenge you will be adding values from key, value pairs.
109 solutions
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