ACSU Programming Competition

14 October 2000

Results and Solutions


The problems are available as a postscript document. Correct solutions submitted during the contest are in the table below, along with the input the judges used and the corresponding output. The names in the table are the authors.

Problem C++ Solution Java Solution Judge Input Correct Output
A - Got Problems?
B - Hilbert's Contest?
C - Format Error!
D - Who gets the prizes?
E - Pizza!
Martin Pal
Gun Srijuntongsiri
Kamen Yotov
Eric Engelson
Jeff Hoy
Joel Chestnutt
Matt Whearty
Joel Chestnutt
Matt Whearty
no correct solution

All problems were solved correctly by at least one person. Problem E was the only problem not solved in both languages.

There were 31 participants. Five people got 4 problems right; four people got 3 right; four got 2 right; three got 1 right.


The top five contestants were (differentiated by total time only):
  1. Gun Srijuntongsiri
  2. Paul Jensen
  3. Jeff Hoy
  4. Joel Chestnutt
  5. Martin Pal

Trilogy donated the prizes. They were a DVD-player, an MP3-player, and a $100 gift certificate for They also donated T-shirts and pizza for everyone.

Last updated 14 October 2000.

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