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Re: [OT] Perl / Computer Science Science Fair Projects

by hawtin (Prior)
on Sep 09, 2008 at 08:14 UTC ( #710002=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to [OT] Perl / Computer Science Science Fair Projects

Another "Board Game"ish problem that you might consider is Pentominos. The challenge is to write a piece of software that can, for example, list all the solutions for the 6x10 board. When it comes to displaying the results either a simple printout, a graphical display or, better still, an actual physical set can be quite effective.

The solution exercises a variety of CS concepts and yet even a brute force approach can quickly yield a few usable results.


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