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Compute next 1000-day birthday milestone

Given a birthdate in DD-MMM-YYYY format, compute the next 1000-day birthday milestone. For example, Abraham Lincoln was born on ...

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Pi Estimate 1

Estimate Pi as described in the following link: <http://www.people.virginia.edu/~teh1m/cody/Pi_estimation1.pdf>

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Calculate Alcohol By Volume with Original and Final Gravity

Given an initial gravity of un-fermented wort (OG) and a final gravity of fermented wort (FG), better known as beer, it is possi...

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Project Euler: Problem 4, Palindromic numbers

A palindromic number reads the same both ways. The largest palindrome made from the product of two 2-digit numbers is 9009 = 91 ...

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Find the maximum number of decimal places in a set of numbers

Given a vector or matrix of values, calculate the maximum number of decimal places within the input. Trailing zeros do not coun...

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Do you like your boss?

Do you like your boss? Answer can be any string! For example: Boss = 'Do you like your boss?'; Output = 'yes' or ...

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Count consecutive 0's in between values of 1

So you have some vector that contains 1's and 0's, and the goal is to return a vector that gives the number of 0's between each ...

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Transposition as a CIPHER

This all about transcripting a text message. If the input string is: *s1 = 'My name is Sourav Mondal'*, then the output is: *s2...

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Two-output anonymous function?

Return a function handle that when applied to an input, it produces two outputs: the first is the same as the input, and the sec...

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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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deconvolution

* Suppose there is a vector v like [1 0 0 -1], representing polynomial coefficients. * In this example, the polynimial is 1*x^3...

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Sort (high on middle, low on ends)

Sort the vector of numbers in order low-high-low. Even numbers appear in ascending order on the left and odd numbers appear in d...

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count to vector

Return a matrix of numbers of dimension K by N, where K = prod(v), and N=length(v). The rows count from a vector of ones up to v...

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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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Make a diamond

Given n, odd number > 1, return n by n matrix consist of "null" and "*" characters arranged like a diamond. No toolbox funct...

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Simple return on investment

Assume you have some money and want to invest all your money to stock market. You randomly select a stock and invest all your mo...

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Calculate the nth Fibonacci number USING 'Golden Ratio' concept

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Creating a s-function for RTW

I need to create a simulink block that will behave differently depending on whether I am simulating the model or building code. ...

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How many jokers?

* Given DNA codes of a group of suspects, * and a code for certain types of jokers, * Count how many jokers of that type. * ...

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Generate the Matrix!

Given n, generate the following matrix: a = [ n n-1 n-2 ... 2 1; n-1 n-1 n-2 ... 2 1; n-2 n-2 n-2 ... 2 1;...

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Decimal Comparison

*Background* A utility of particular interest to Cody and other MATLAB ventures is comparing the equality of two numbers. In ...

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I've got the power! (Inspired by Project Euler problem 29)

Consider all integer combinations of a^b and b^a for the integer values 2 ≤ a ≤ 4 and 2 ≤ b ≤ 5: 2^2=4, 2^3=8, 2^4=16,...

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What number has this problem?

This problem is added because it is problem number *???* in the "Community" problems section. <http://www.mathworks.de/matlab...

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N-th digit of Pi

Give the N-th digits of Pi Input = 1 => Output = '1' Input = 1:10 => Output = '1415926535' Input = [11:15 25:35] => Out...

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Simple equation: Annual salary

Given an hourly wage, compute an annual salary by multiplying the wage times 40 and times 50, because salary = wage x 40 hours/w...

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Fahrenheit to Celsius using multiple statements

Given a Fahrenheit value F, convert to a Celsius value C. While the equation is C = 5/9 * (F - 32), as an exercise use two state...

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Circle area using pi

Given a circle's radius, compute the circle's area. Use the built-in mathematical constant pi.

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Pizza value using expression with parentheses

Pizza prices are typically listed by diameter, rather than the more relevant feature of area. Compute a pizza's value (cost per ...

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Lightning strike distance: Writing a function

Write a function named LightningDistance that outputs "distance" given input "seconds". Seconds is the time from seeing lightnin...

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