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Without a proper IDE I find it easier to read snake_case words than camelCase words.
Python's naming convention uses snake_case for variable names....

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A simple straight-forward Knapsack solution.

A very productive Sunday after a long time! Loved working on this problem and learnt something new in the process. :) I think this might turn out to be much more fun than Project Euler.

Problem:
You are given an equation of the type "a + b = c". One of the numbers is replaced by the word "machula". Figure out the missing number and fix the equation.
Solution:
With Python this problem was super easy to...

Problem:
Given an array of N numbers in non-decreasing numbers, the problem is to find the summation of all distinct pairs in the given array.
Clarification:
The term "distinct pairs" need a little clarification as it is not explained very well in...

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