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Weekly Contest for October 7-8, 2010

The contest this week is a team contest. One workstation per team. Divide up the problems, one per person. Solve, fight over workstation, collaborate on algorithms, code reviews, and debugging.

The contest server is on From a departmental UNIX machine, use this command to get started…

 % (cd /homes/jtk/pc2; bin/pc2team)


  • Team 1: Ben, Derek, Winthan
  • Team 2: Hearson, Yuedong
  • Team 3: Emily, John L
  • Team 4: Abram, John B, Tim
  • Team 5: Alex, Eric, Dylan


A and B are from Chapter 7: Number Theory. C, D, and E are from Chapter 8: Backtracking. For A, use the GCD algorithm in the text. For the backtracking problems, use the schema in the text.

contest_2010-10-07.txt · Last modified: 2010/10/07 08:06 by jtkorb