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Biggest Irreducible Cat [duplicate]

I guess you could call this the next challenge in the "Irreducible series". Hello World Challenge Create a cat subject to the constraint that it is irreducible. A cat program ...
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"Hello, World!"

So... uh... this is a bit embarrassing. But we don't have a plain "Hello, World!" challenge yet (despite having 35 variants tagged with hello-world, and counting). While this is not the most ...
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Fewest (distinct) characters for Turing Completeness

Summary: For any given language, what is the smallest amount of unique characters for your language to be Turing-Complete? Challenge: For any language of your choice, find the smallest subset of ...
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Largest Number Printable

Your goal is to write a program that prints a number. The bigger the number, the more points you'll get. But be careful! Code length is both limited and heavily weighted in the scoring function. Your ...
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The Bowlers-Golfers Fraction War

Introduction Let's start by arranging all fractions from 0 to 1 in order of lowest denominator, then lowest numerator: 1/2, 1/3, 2/3, 1/4, 3/4, 1/5, 2/5, 3/5, 4/5, 1/6, 5/6, 1/7... Note that ...
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Sum in 2540 sums

This is my attempt to pair code-shuffleboard with code-golf. You need to write a full program or function that sums all codepoints of the input string. If there is no input, you can output any number,...
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Pangram "Hello, World!"

Your challenge: The code must print "Hello, World!" and nothing else. Your restrictions: Your program must satisfy these requirements: The program must be a pangram. It must use every ...
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Hello world with a twist

Your goal: to write a piece of code that will result in the classic result of "Hello, world!" being printed to STDOUT or equivalent. Rules: Code must be entirely in printing ASCII. All code must be ...
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Let's rise higher [closed]

Challenge The main objective of the challenge is pretty simple, this is an answer chaining contest, where you have to serially print numbers from 1. That means User 1's answer will print ...
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Negate a number

You are to accept, on standard input, one number. You will then output the negation of that number. Your code will do nothing else. You may accept various formats if you wish (like "one" or ("uno+2....
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The longest "Hello World!" program [closed]

I was seen multiple shortest "Hello World!" program, but this is the longest program. The Rules Each submission must be a full program. This must be non-interpreted language (for example, ...
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