## Pascal Triangle

Given a number N, write a program to print the first N lines of the Pascal triangle. Pascal Triangle: Note: In Pascal’s triangle, each number is the sum of the two numbers directly above it.  (Image reference: Wiki) Approach: Initialize list row and list of lists as all_rows.  We will keep updating the list row … Read more Pascal Triangle

## Calculate tax on income as per given tax brackets.

Given a list of tax brackets (different tax on different incomes). Write a program to calculate the tax on given income.  Tax bracket is a pair consisting of amount and percentage tax on that amount. If amount is null means, it’s a highest bracket and percentage tax is mentioned will be applied to all the … Read more Calculate tax on income as per given tax brackets.

## Print Top 10 videos from List

Given a list L of video names and their watch rates, write a function that will return the videos with the top 10 watch rates. Video names may appear more than once. Example: Input: [abc : 10] [def : 20] [abc : 15] [ghi : 50] [xyz : 100] [abc : 25] [jkl : 10] … Read more Print Top 10 videos from List

## The largest number can be formed from the given number

Given a number write an algorithm to construct the largest number possible by using the digits of given number. Given number could be a negative number as well.  Example: Given Input: 34277765 Output: 77765432 Given Input: -342765 Output: -234567 Given Input: 0 Output: 0 Given Input: 2034 Output: 4320 Approach: Sorting Check if the given … Read more The largest number can be formed from the given number

## Check if the given playlist of programs is valid

Problem Statement: Given a playlist that contains the list of intervals with the start time, end time and program id. Write a program to validate whether the playlist is valid or not based on certain conditions.  The playlist will be considered invalid if any of the following is true – If any two programs overlap. … Read more Check if the given playlist of programs is valid

## Find the number of pairs with even XOR

Given an array of integers, write a program to find the number of pairs for which the XOR is an even number. Example: Input[] = {3, 2, 1} Output: 1 Note: 1 XOR 3 = 2 Input[] = {3, 6, 9, 4} Output: 2 Naive Approach: Use nested loops and do the xor for each … Read more Find the number of pairs with even XOR

## Unresolved references error – Django in PyCharm and IntelliJ

This is a known problem for many. If you are seeing “Unresolved references error” for all the imports of Django as in the image below (either in PyCharm or in IntelliJ) then the Django package is missing. Add Django Package in Intellij  Right click on your project and click on the open module setting. Select … Read more Unresolved references error – Django in PyCharm and IntelliJ

## Find Election Winner

Election took place with a list of candidates contesting. Each candidate has an id associated with the candidate name. You are given an array of votes represented by ids. Write a program to find the winner of the election. If there is more than one candidate with the highest votes then there would be multiple … Read more Find Election Winner

## Construct the Largest number from the given digits

Given a set of digits, write an algorithm to construct the largest number possible by appending the given digits. Example: Given Digits: [9, 1, 9, 2, 8, 4, 2] largest number: 9984221 Given Digits: [1, 2, 5, 6, 7] largest number: 76521 Approach: Sorting Sort the given array in descending order. Initialize result = 0. … Read more Construct the Largest number from the given digits

## Find Lexicographically smallest or largest substring of size k

Given a string and number k, write a program to find the lexicographically smallest substring of size k. Note: This problem can also be asked as find the lexicographically largest substring of size k Example: Input: “tutorial”, k = 2 Output: Smallest Lexicographically SubString: “al” Input: “tutorial”, k=3 Smallest Lexicographically SubString: “ial” Input: horizon, k=2 … Read more Find Lexicographically smallest or largest substring of size k

## Largest word in dictionary by removing a few characters from the given string

Given a dictionary (list of words) and an input string K. Find the largest word in the dictionary which can be obtained by deleting a few characters in the input string K. Example: Dictionary: [tutorial, horizon, trial, zon] Input: taucdtorgibalbhsoariazaonzaqn Output: tutorial Dictionary: [tutorial, horizon, trial, zon], Input: attroialled Output: trial Approach: Please read – … Read more Largest word in dictionary by removing a few characters from the given string

## Check if one string is a subsequence of another string.

Objective: Given two strings, write a program to check if any of the given string is a subsequence of another string. Example if given strings are A and B then EITHER A is subsequence of B OR B is subsequence of A, program should return true. Example: A = “horizon” B = “abhordizaonr” Output: true … Read more Check if one string is a subsequence of another string.

## Most frequent word

Objective: Given an array of string, write a program to find the word in the array which appears the maximum number of times. Example: Input: [Algorithms, String, Integer, Integer, Algorithms, String, Integer, Algorithms, String, Algorithms] Most frequent word: Algorithms Naive Approach: Use the nested loops, compare the word from the outer loop with all the … Read more Most frequent word