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Ensure the syntax is what we guess

It would be nice to publish (as in Old School Languages) a syntax summary of Matlab, reflecting the exact behaviour of the inte...

meer dan 7 jaar ago | 1 answer | 2

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What is missing from MATLAB?

Missing : The assignment is not yet a functional operator : a = (b = exp1) + (c = exp2); % could give to a the value (exp1+ex...

What is missing from MATLAB?

Missing : The assignment is not yet a functional operator : a = (b = exp1) + (c = exp2); % could give to a the value (exp1+ex...

bijna 8 jaar ago | 0

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ranch area?

Your friend has a ranch with four distinct boundary lines. Three boundary lines are ideal straight roads: (1) North Club Road, (...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Is this matrix orthogonal?

Given a square matrix, a, determine whether it is orthogonal. INPUT: a, a n x n matrix OUTPUT: true or false

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Generalized sorting

Write generalized sort function |sortg()| that sorts array elements in “ascending” order with given comparison funct...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Convert a numerical matrix into a cell array of strings

Given a numerical matrix, output a *cell array of string*. For example: if input = 1:3 output is {'1','2','3'} whic...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Clock Hand Angle 1

Given a time in HH:MM:SS, find the smallest angle (in degrees) between the hour and minute hand

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Column norms of a matrix

Given a matrix M, return a vector y such that for each k y(k)=norm(M(:,k)) (y(k) is the Euclidean norm of the k-th col...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Covering area

As an extension of the problem <http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/cody/problems/416-polygon-area>, find the area, bounded b...

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Return the Fibonacci Sequence

Write a code which returns the Fibonacci Sequence such that the largest value in the sequence is less than the input integer N. ...

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Find indices of multiple minima in a vector

I have a vector, say: x= [ 1 5 6 2 6 1 3 5 1] Now I would like to get the index of the minimum values in this vector. When...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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count any radix?

given radix r(2-9), digts d(1-4), give all possible strings in sorted order. for example, if r=2, d=2, then output {'00' '01' '1...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Pythagorean perfect squares: find the square of the hypotenuse and the length of the other side

Given the square root of a square number, *seed*, and a range, *n*, find the square number, *Z* as well as the other side, *y*, ...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Looking for Squares

Need n squares that equal one square all together, none zero, none fractured. For example, calling squares(2) should output [16...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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love is an n-letter word

Given a list of *N words*, return the *N-letter word* (choosing one letter from each word) with the property of having the least...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Numbers with prime factors 2, 3 and 5.

Make a function which takes one positive integer n and returns a matrix with the numbers of the form (2^i)*(3^j)*(5^k) which are...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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chance in percent for minimum K heads when a good coin is tossed N times?

For example, chance is 100% for minimum 0 heads when a coin is tossed 7 times. Chance is 50% for minimum 2 heads when a coin is...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Project Euler: Problem 16, Sums of Digits of Powers of Two

2^15 = 32768 and the sum of its digits is 3 + 2 + 7 + 6 + 8 = 26. What is the sum of the digits of the number 2^N? Thanks ...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Great Circle Distance

Find shortest between two points on a ball given their azimuthal and polar angles (in degrees) as well as the radius of the sphe...

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Specific Element Count

Given a vector _v_ and a element _e_, return the number of occurrences of _e_ in _v_. Note: NaNs are equal and there may be n...

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Project Euler: Problem 3, Largest prime factor

The prime factors of 13195 are 5, 7, 13 and 29. What is the largest prime factor of the number being input, input might be ui...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Fizz Buzz

Given an array of positive, non-zero, integers, return a cell array of strings the same size as the input, where each element in...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Filter values in a vector

Cody often benefits from a functional style of programming. For example, your score is often better when you compose multiple fu...

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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Double Deal

*Description* Given an input vector _v_, return the first element as the first output, the second element as the second outpu...

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Figurate number triangle

Check whether the input matrix is a figurate number triangle: <http://mathworld.wolfram.com/FigurateNumberTriangle.html>

ongeveer 8 jaar ago

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peta to nano (x-ray)

for certain x-ray radiation, given frequency in petahertz, give wavelength in nanometer, must be accurate +/- 25%

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Back to basics 12 - Input Arguments

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Return a value equal to the number of input arguments to the fun...

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Back to basics 10 - Max Float

Covering some basic topics I haven't seen elsewhere on Cody. Return the largest positive floating-point number MATLAB can han...

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Circumscribed circles

Given the lengths of the 3 sides of a triangle, output the radius of the circumscribed circle. Example: [3 4 5] -> 2.5

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Tricky timing

Write a function that takes between 0.5 seconds and 0.6 seconds to run.

ongeveer 8 jaar ago