The May Contest has ended!
Editorials on each problem can be viewed here.
All problems have been added to the practice section.
Solutions are public for all problems.
Winners Blog Post can be viewed here.
The New Contest Rating can be viewed here.
Please do not discuss strategy, suggestions or tips in the comments during a live contest. Posting questions clarifying the problem statement is ok. If you are unsure, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contest problems will become visible on May 1st 2012 at 15:00 hours IST. Check your timezone here.
You will receive one point for solving a problem (passing all test cases - no partial credit), regardless of the level of difficulty of that problem.
You can submit solutions as many times as you'd like, there are no penalties for incorrect submissions.
Each contest will have one min/max tie breaker problem, where the best solution will receive one point and all other solutions will receive a fraction based how close they come to the best solution.
01/05/2012, 15:00 HRS IST: We are still perfecting the 10th problem of the contest and will beuploading the same soon. Please bear with us.
01/05/2012, 15:50 HRS IST: We have updated the problem statement for MEDIAN. An old problem statement was visible before. Regret the inconvenience caused.
03/05/2012, 16:30 HRS IST: We have uploaded the 10th problem TICKETS. Sorry for the delay.