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Simpsons's rule (but not Homer Simpson)

I wonder what Homer Simpson would have thought of Simpson's rule? Somehow I doubt his thoughts would have included the phrase Ne...

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Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock.

Submit your answer to this problem a multiple of 5 seconds after the hour. Your answer is irrelevant; the only thing that matte...

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I Plead the Fifth

Write a function to provide a yes or no answer to the input string. However, it must plead the 5th amendment (return an empty st...

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Polarisation

You have n polarising filters stacked one on top of another, and you know each axis angle. How much light gets passed through th...

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MinMax mapping

Given a matrix, map all the elements within a given interval. For example, a=[ 2 5 10] mapped in the interval [1,2] ...

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Orthogonal lines

Check whether two given lines are orthogonal or not. Two lines are orthogonal if they create a right angle at their intersect...

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Positive Definiteness of a Matrix

Determine if input matrix is positive definite or not.

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Find the index of elements in a string vector

In the vector of v, find the index of elements specified by a. v = ["Lion","Koara","Elephant","Snake","Dog","Cat","Camel"]; ...

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Area-02

Given the radius of the circle inscribed in a square, find the area of the square that can be fitted perfectly in the corner. ...

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Area-01

Given the radius of the circle inscribed in a square, find the area that is not bounded by the circle but inside the square. ...

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Sum of series

a(n) = n^2 - (n-1)^2 find the summation of the series upto n i.e. a(1)+a(2)+...+a(n)

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Coin distribution

Imagine, u r in a shop. ur bill is n(2200). u want to pay the bill with minimum no of coins u have. u've coins of - 2000,1000...

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$10,000 sequence

Find the nth term of the Hofstadter–Conway sequence and its chaotic cousin. <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hofstadter_sequenc...

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Sum! Sum! Sum!

Calculate the sum of the sequence up to nth term >> a,aa,aaa,aaaa,... 2,22,222,2222,... [for a=2]

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Determina el número de cifras de un número

Crea una función que te devuelva el número de cifras de un número. Algunos ejemplos para ayudarte serían: El número 125 tie...

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Missing five

Convert decimal numbers to a base-9 notation missing the digit *5* <<http://www.alfnie.com/software/missing5.jpg>> Too man...

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Extra safe primes

Did you know that the number 5 is the first safe prime? A safe prime is a prime number that can be expressed as 2p+1, where p is...

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ez (easy) plotter

MATLAB app that makes plotting functions easy and fun

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Question 1

Implement a function named q1 with one input argument named n. This function should return the multiplication of all odd numbers...

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Basic electricity in a dry situation

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Roots of a quadratic equation.

Calculate the roots of a quadratic equation, given coefficients a, b, and c, for the equation a*x^2 + b*x + c = 0.

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execute the declaration in strings and return value

execute the commands in strings and return value input='a=23' output=23

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Free-time Equation

Given a 7-day week, an *_nc_* -number of *_tc_* -hour classes, *_ta_* -hours awake in a day, and *_tw_* -hours that you work in ...

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Find the index of the lowest number in a matrix

Take a matrix, and find the [row cal] index of the lowest number

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calculate PI without using pi function

There are many methods to get the pi(Ratio of circumference to diameter). You should get pi without using the pi function in M...

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Tony's trick for duplicating an mx1 vector n times

Without using repmat, or for loop, or concatenation, create a function to duplicate a vector, v, a specified number of times, n....

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Remove the polynomials that have positive real elements of their roots.

The characteristic equation for a dynamic system is a polynomial whose roots indicate its behavior. If any of the <http://www.ma...

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