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By obocheton, history, 2 years ago, In English

getting wrong answer in abc172c — Tsundoku.

my logic is that taking topmost book from two stack which has less required time to read. I greedily repeated this step untill both list are empty or time slot is available.

why my approach is wrong?

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By obocheton, history, 2 years ago, In English

I was trying this problem CSES 1084.

I greedily choose the lowest sized valid apartment for every applicant (sorted both lists ascendingly).

But it turns out to be a wrong approach.

Why my approach is wrong?

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