[Tutor] [Edu-sig] collection of ACM programming problems (fwd)

Remco Gerlich scarblac@pino.selwerd.nl
Thu, 11 Jan 2001 10:26:28 +0100

On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 11:45:47PM -0800, Daniel Yoo wrote:
> >From the edu-sig list, Furman Smith mentioned a very nice site filled with
> sample problems.  These problems are pretty neat, and I thought it might
> be fun to work some of them out.  No time pressure or anything; just to
> see what strategies different people choose.
> Problem 136 in Volume One asks to write a program that finds the 1500th
> "ugly" number.
>     http://acm.fi.uva.es/problemset/v1/136.html
> *grin*  I think I'll try it out, and see how far I get.

Coolness! And we'll put our results on the Useless Python pages, yes? :)

This one looks pretty simple, going to hack right away :-)

Remco Gerlich