Fall 2020 Coding Challenges!

This week is the perfect opportunity to start coding, improve your coding skills, or show off your coding skills.

You can code on your own. You can code with a friend. .

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NEW CODERS:

We have three different challenges for you. All three use a drag and drop interface so that you will not get bogged down with syntax issues. It is your chance to be creative through coding AND you may even win a prize.

New coder challenge 1:

For this challenge, you’ll code your own dance party to share with your friends at Dance Party.

Walk through the instructions and the tutorial. Then expand on it – be creative!!

When you’re ready to submit, use the “Finish” button on the left-hand side panel to generate a link (see the screenshot below for help). Put the link into a text file and email the file from your GU account to: Beginne.lm1nmgkk5wnv5tmt@u.box.com

New coder challenge 2:

 For this challenge, you’ll draw cool pictures and designs with the Artist!

Walk through the instructions and feel free to refer to the tutorial videos in the left-hand side panel. Then expand on it – be creative!!

When you’re ready to submit, use the “Finish” button on the left-hand side panel to generate a link (see the screenshot below for help). Put the link into a text file and email the file from your GU account to: Beginne.lm1nmgkk5wnv5tmt@u.box.com

New coder challenge 3:

 For this challenge, you’ll design your own Google Logo https://hourofcode.com/googlelogo.

Walk through the instructions and go through the tutorial videos. Then expand on it – be creative!!

When you’re ready to submit, take a screenshot of your logo and email the file from your GU account to: Beginne.lm1nmgkk5wnv5tmt@u.box.com


ALL OTHER CODERS:

We’ve curated four custom coding challenges on HackerRank. Choose between Easy-Medium and Medium-Hard challenges!

Easy – Medium

Coding challenge Python: Easy to Medium (HackerRank)

Coding challenge C++: Easy to Medium (HackerRank)

Medium – Hard

Coding challenge Python: Medium to Hard (HackerRank)

Coding challenge C++: Medium to Hard (HackerRank)

Test your skills against other coders! See how you rank. Solve problems to win points and prizes.

 The challenge ends on Thursday, Nov. 12th at 4 pm ET. We’ll notify winners by 6pm – don’t forget to attend the award ceremony on Thursday at 7pm!

Good Luck! Happy coding!