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Golomb's self-describing sequence (based on Euler 341)

The Golomb's self-describing sequence {G(n)} is the only nondecreasing sequence of natural numbers such that n appears exactly G...

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Output any real number that is neither positive nor negative

Output any real number that is neither positive nor negative

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Cryptomath: Addition

W A I T + A L L --------- G I F T S equals: 9 6 0 8 + 6 7 7 --------- 1 0 2 8 5 Given str...

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Polynomial division

Divide a polynomial u by polynomial v and return the quotients only. Example: u = x^4+3*x^3+5*x+3 v = x^2+1 Answer: ...

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Decrypt Polybius

Decrypt Polybius square. Please refer to <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/1150-polybius-square Problem 11...

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Polybius Square

Given a string, calculate the coordinates. Input will be always in lowercase. If string is a sentence then use 0 (zero) to indic...

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Apply a function array to an array of numbers

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Find best placement for ordered dominoes (harder)

Given a list of ordered pairs, find the order they should be placed in a line, such that the sum of the absolute values of the d...

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Split a string into chunks of specified length

Given a string and a vector of integers, break the string into chunks whose lengths are given by the elements of the vector. Ex...

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Choose the best fitting dominoes

You will be given a cell array of nx2 matrices. Choose one row from each matrix. These are the ordered pairs that will be plac...

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Create a random logical vector of N elements of which M are true.

Your task for tomorrow is to create a random binary (logical) vector of N elements of which M are true. For example: ran...

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Add two numbers

Calculate the sum of two numbers. Example input = [2 3] output = 5

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Non-zero bits in 10^n.

Given an integer that is a power of 10, find the number of non-zero bits, k, in its binary representation. For example: * ...

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Join Strings with Multiple Different Delimiters

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Cody Matlab Version

What is the current Cody Matlab Release? *Output:* string *Examples:* '(R2012a)' or 'R2012a' Hint: We have mo...

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Hangman (easy)

What is the best letter to start a <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hangman_(game) hangman> game with? You are given a cell arra...

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Project Euler: Problem 9, Pythagorean numbers

A Pythagorean triplet is a set of three natural numbers, a b c, for which, a^2 + b^2 = c^2 For example, 3^2 + 4^2 =...

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Handle to an array of functions

Given a cell array of functions that operate on scalars, it is required to return a function handle to process a vector of value...

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Reference Index Number

Given a reference set R of elements (each unique but identical in type), and a list V of elements drawn from the set R, possibly...

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Flexible Anonymous Function

Given a function handle, return a handle to a function that would accept an arbitrary number of inputs, applies the function to ...

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Multiples of a Number in a Given Range

Given an integer factor _f_ and a range defined by _xlow_ and _xhigh_ inclusive, return a vector of the multiples of _f_ that fa...

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sum of non-primes

The sum of the non-primes below 10 is 1+4+6+8+9+10=38 Find the sum of all the non-primes below the input, N.

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Create an 'arrow-head" matrix

Write a function that when given an odd number, produces an arrow-head function pointing to the right. Examples n = 3 ...

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Numbers with prime factors 2, 3 and 5.

Make a function which takes one positive integer n and returns a matrix with the numbers of the form (2^i)*(3^j)*(5^k) which are...

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Insert zeros into vector

Insert zeros after each elements in the vector. Number of zeros is specified as the input parameter. For example: x = [1 ...

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Find nearest prime number less than input number

Find nearest prime number less than input number . For example: if the input number is 125, then the nearest prime number whi...

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Sum the Digits of a Number

Given an integer, sum the digits repeatedly until you end up with a single value less than 10. For example, if you add the di...

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