• Rated for ≤1800

Plunk Screening Programming Contest, December 2020

Welcome to Step 2: A five question programming quiz (coding in language of your choice)

  • Applicants are encouraged to solve (or attempt to solve) each of the 5 questions
  • Points and partial credits are awarded based on the attempt to solve a problem
  • Additional bonus points are awarded for elegant code
    • Code should be clean, simple and easy to understand
    • Code should be a result of careful analysis of the problem, and finding an algorithm and design which simplifies the code greatly
  • Successful candidates will move to Step 3


This contest has ended. It had started on December 26, 2020 at 1:00 PM UTC and ran for 2 hours.


This contest is rated for participants who's rating is below or equal to 1800 at the time of the contest. Toph uses the Glicko-2 rating system.


You can use Bash 5.0, Brainf*ck, C# Mono 6.0, C++11 GCC 7.4, and 21 other programming languages in this contest.

Be fair, be honest. Plagiarism will result in disqualification. Judges’ decisions will be final.

Standings Statistics


Ended at 2020-12-26 15:00:00 +0000 UTC