USA Computing Practice Battle May 24 Edition

Organizer: Codingal
Prize type: Other award
Region: South America, North America
Eligibility: High school Students
Deadline: 2024-05-25
Prize: $100 for Top Winners

USA Computing Practice Battle May 24 Edition

Codingal, the #1 online coding platform for kids and teens, presents the USA Computing Olympiad (USACO) Practice Battle for Grade 8-12 students.

What is United States of America Computing Olympiad (USACO)?
The United States of America Computing Olympiad (USACO) is the most prestigious pre-college level Computer Science competition in the USA. It serves as a qualification for the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) in the United States of America.

What is USA Computing Olympiad (USACO) Practice Battle?
USA Computing Olympiad Practice Battle is a monthly coding competition by Codingal, providing a robust platform for programmers preparing for the USACO competition. It will be held online every last Saturday of the month.

Competition Format
Virtual/Online competition
10 problems to be solved in 1.5 hours using either C, C++, Java, or Python.
Each problem statement will have points associated with it.
Points increase with the difficulty level of the problems.
Real-time leaderboard. The student with the highest points will be the winner.
Winner will be announced immediately on the leaderboard.
Grade Eligibility
Grade 8-12

Competition Schedule
Competition Date: May 25, 2024
Competition Time: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM PDT
All submissions are evaluated by an online judge. The problems will be partially graded, meaning you will be awarded points for passing each test case. There are no penalties for incorrect submissions. Feel free to submit as many solutions as you like; amongst all your correct submissions, the best code will be considered.

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