USACO setup

Posted on Mon 28 March 2016 in Programming • Tagged with programming, usacoLeave a comment

USACO is fun. Though it is fairly easy to get up and running on the platform, there remain a few repetitive steps during problem solving that can be automated. Here is a brief summary of my automation steps:

  1. Use a template. Here is mine. Save it as template.cpp:
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Hello USACO

Posted on Sun 27 March 2016 in Programming • Tagged with programming, usacoLeave a comment

I love competitive programming. I love the anticipation while I wait with my fingers crossed after submitting a solution. And the rush that follows after getting an ‘AC’.

After stagnating near the 60-70th percentile for eons, I have decided to dedicate focused practice time for competitive programming. The next series ...

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