My attempt at Google Code Jam 2014 : Qualification Round
I had my university exams and GCJ on the same day, and was busy in Infosys recruitment drive also. Anyhow, I did manage to attempt two problems out of the four. Here is my approach to the problems:
Problem A: Magic Trick (Problem Statement)
Wasn’t so tricky. All I needed to do was to find the common elements in the given rows of two 4 x 4 matrix.
Problem B. Cookie Clicker Alpha (Problem Statement)
Here I tried to find the condition for which buying a cookie farm is more profitable than waiting for x cookies: