I seem to get 1773 for test case 6.
I also get 1773 for test case 6
I'll look into it a bit later on. In the meantime, that test case is deleted, so you can see if your solutions work for the rest of the test cases.
An interesting test case would have kill_every=1.
Am I the only one who finds the problem description really lacking? WTF does it mean "Because Prisoner 10 was counted during the first iteration,..." IMHO this is just blah and not a well-defined problem definition...
really wonderful thought!!! One of the best solution!
how does this work?
To paraphrase Arthur C Clarke: "Any sufficiently advanced Cody solution from Alfonso is indistinguishable from magic."
Generalized Josephus problem
great solution! (effectively working backwards to get the initial state)
Longest run of consecutive numbers
Make a Star Pyramid
select the primes of a vector
Find a Pythagorean triple
The 5th Root
High Precision Square Root (Inspired by Project Euler 80)
How Far Can You Throw Something?
Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock.
Numbers in extended form
It's Happy! It's Fun! It's Happy Fun Hyperball!
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