Personal musings on topics of interest.
Write a Etch A Sketch program that recreates the popular 70s/80s Etch A Sketch toy.
Produce an program that calculates the area of shapes including rectangle, circle, triangle and polygon.
The sixth year of the UK Informatics Competition organised by Richard Forster and Antony Rix. The students had to complete a series of challenges including Ants and Romulus & Remus.
The Mayan date 13-20-7-16-3 corresponds to 1-1-2000. Write a program which converts between the Mayan calendar and our own.
Can you send a message using a series of short and long flashes?
A guessing game where the user has to guess a secret number.
Is the length of the string odd or even?
It has become tradition that the first program you write as a new programmer or even as an experienced programmer exploring a new language for the first time is Hello World.
Write a program that determines if it is possible to win the game and, if so, says how to split the word. (BIO10)
In the 2013 competition students were challenged by the Tower of London and a Coup!
Write a program, which given the number of friends and the length of the rhyme, can determine who wins. (BIO04)
The seventh year of the UK Informatics Competition organised by Richard Forster and Antony Rix. The students had to complete a series of challenges including Friends and Playfair.
Write a program which converts a normal fraction into an Egyptian fraction. (BIO08)
In 2009 the games were sponsered by Lionheart Studios and it was all about a game.
Write a program to find out how many ways anchovies can be placed onto the pizza assuming no square is allowed to contain both olives and anchovies and no row (or column) in the pizza is allowed to contain more than one anchovy. (BIO12)