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Find mistyped words in text (mixed-up letters)

Mistyped words are a regular occurrence in emails, texts, status updates, and the like. Many times, people send or post a second...

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Calculate a modified Levenshtein distance between two strings

Inspired by the Cody problem found <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/93-calculate-the-levenshtein-distance-b...

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QWERTY Shift Code Decoder

Decode a string encoded using the QWERTY shift code. QWERTY shift code is where the message was touch typed but with an offse...

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QWERTY Shift Encoder

Encode a string using the QWERTY shift code. This code is where you touch type but are offset by one character to the right. ...

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Use of regexp

Given a string, containing several sentences, such as: 'I played piano. John played football. Anita went home. Are you safe?...

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Formatting currency numbers

Given a number, format it properly for textual display using the notation $xxx,xxx,xxx.xx. Assume that no more than two digits ...

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String substitution, sub problem to cryptoMath

This is a sub problem related to this problem: <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/621-cryptomath-addition>...

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Compress strings (not springs)

Please remove excess space, limit one space between others, and no space before punctuation marks. * For example, 'Trendy , ...

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Find matching parenthesis

One of the most indispensable things about a great text editor for programming is the ability to quickly jump between matching p...

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Find matching string from a list of strings

Write a function that returns a string that is a unique match (if it exists) of the string |inStr| from a list of strings |strLi...

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letter yes yes & letter no no

Split a string into two strings, wherein the first string has all alphabetic letters and the second string has all the remaining...

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Convert String to Morse Code

Convert a given string to international <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morse_code Morse Code> * Strings will only have [A-z], ...

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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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Find Rotated Substring

Given a string s1, find if a rotated version of s1 is present in a second string s2. For example, rotated version of some str...

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Pig Latin to English Translator

Pig latin is a faux-language based off of English. The rules are as follows (excerpted from the <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pi...

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Calculate the Hamming distance between two strings

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Reverse the Words (not letters) of a String

*Description* Change the words of a string such that the words appear in reverse order. You may assume that the string is a n...

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English to Pig Latin Translator

Pig latin is a faux-language based off of English. The rules are as follows (excerpted from the wikipedia entry for Pig Latin): ...

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Bang Bang in Bangalore

Imagine a strange language disorder, Bangolangosis, has developed among trigonometricians of <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banga...

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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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Duplicates

Write a function that accepts a cell array of strings and returns another cell array of strings *with only the duplicates* retai...

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QWERTY coordinates

Given a lowercase letter or a digit as input, return the row where that letter appears on a <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keyboa...

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Elapsed Time

Given two date strings d1 and d2 of the form yyyy/mm/dd HH:MM:SS (assume hours HH is in 24 hour mode), determine how much time, ...

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The Goldbach Conjecture

The <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goldbach's_conjecture Goldbach conjecture> asserts that every even integer greater than 2 can ...

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Encode Roman Numerals

Create a function taking a non-negative integer as its parameter and returning a string containing the Roman Numeral representat...

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Scrabble Scores

Given a word, determine its score in <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scrabble Scrabble>. The input string will always be provi...

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Longest Divisor Run

Given the vector a, find the longest run of consecutive numbers that can be evenly divided by the same number d where d > 1. ...

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Nearest Numbers

Given a row vector of numbers, find the indices of the two nearest numbers. Examples: [index1 index2] = nearestNumbers([2 5 3...

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Sort a list of complex numbers based on far they are from the origin.

Given a list of complex numbers z, return a list zSorted such that the numbers that are farthest from the origin (0+0i) appear f...

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