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Circle/Pentagon Overlap

Your function will be provided with the five vertices of a pentagon (p) as well as the center point (cp) and radius (r) of a cir...

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Inscribed Pentagon?

Your function will be provided with the five vertices of a pentagon (p) as well as the center point (cp) and radius (r) of a cir...

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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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Pi Digit Probability

Assume that the next digit of pi constant is determined by the historical digit distribution. What is the probability of next di...

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Sums of Multiple Pairs of Triangular Numbers

This is a follow-up to <https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/44289 Problem 44289> - Find two triangular numbers...

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Breaking Out of the Matrix

Do you want to take the Red Pill, or the Blue Pill? If you take the Blue Pill, you will simply pass along to the next problem...

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Recaman Sequence - II

Take an arbitrary starting point as input and create Recaman Sequence. Then find the 1, return its index. For example: if n =...

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Recaman Sequence - I

Recaman Sequence (A005132 - <http://oeis.org/A005132 - OEIS Link>) is defined as follow; seq(0) = 0; for n > 0, seq(n) ...

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Van Eck's Sequence's nth member

Return the Van Eck's Sequence's nth member. For detailed info : <http://oeis.org/A181391 OEIS link> and <https://www.theguard...

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ASCII Birthday Cake

Given an age and a name, give draw an ASCII birthday cake. For example, given the name "CODY" and the age 5, return a string wit...

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The Top 5 Primes

This problem series invites you to solve two simple problems related to the integer NUMBER FIVE, in order to celebrate <https://...

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The Glass Half Full

Identical glasses are placed in a triangular tower structure, such that the top level (L = 1) comprises one glass, the next leve...

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Write c^3 as sum of two squares a^2+b^2

write c^3 as sum of two squares a^2+b^2. a and b must be integer and greater than zero. For example 5^3 = 2^2 + 11^2 5...

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Predicting life and death of a memory-less light bulb

You have a light bulb that can fail any moment according to the exponential probability distribution. At any moment, the pro...

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A Simple Tide Gauge with MATLAB

You are standing in a few inches of sea water on a beach. You are wondering whether the high tide is coming soon or it has ju...

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Octoberfest festival

A group of students decided to visit Octoberfest festival. First they ordered one beer, then after half-hour they taken one more...

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Find the nearest prime number

Happy 5th birthday, Cody! Since 5 is a prime number, let's have some fun looking for other prime numbers. Given a positive in...

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Spot the First Occurrence of 5

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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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Is this is a Tic Tac Toe X Win?

For the game of <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tic-tac-toe Tic Tac Toe> we will be storing the state of the game in a matrix M. ...

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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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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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Basic electricity in a dry situation

This is a very hypothetical situation between two individuals in a very dry atmosphere. He came running in rubber boots when...

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Pentagonal Numbers

Your function will receive a lower and upper bound. It should return all pentagonal numbers within that inclusive range in ascen...

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Pernicious Anniversary Problem

Since Cody is 5 years old, it's pernicious. <http://rosettacode.org/wiki/Pernicious_numbers Pernicious number> is an integer whi...

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Energy of a photon

Given the frequency F of a photon in giga hertz. Find energy E of this photon in giga electron volts. Assume h, Planck's ...

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How to subtract?

* Imagine you need to subtract one number from another using MATLAB. * You will not be using eval for this task. * Given two A...

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Pizza!

Given a circular pizza with radius _z_ and thickness _a_, return the pizza's volume. [ _z_ is first input argument.] Non-scor...

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