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By djm03178, 2 years ago, In English

안녕하세요, 코드포스! (Hello, Codeforces!)

We're glad to introduce you to Codeforces Round #578 (Div. 2), which will start at Aug/11/2019 15:35 (Moscow time). The round is rated for Div. 2 participants.

You will be given 6 problems and 2 hours to solve them. The score distribution will be announced later.

The problems are prepared by no_ng and me.

Thanks to pllk, Learner99, Rox, mohammedehab2002, cheetose, jh05013, rkm0959, edenooo, and alex9801 for testing the round. We would also like to specially thank to KAN and arsijo for coordinating the round, and of course, MikeMirzayanov for Codeforces and Polygon platform.

This is our very first round, so I hope you enjoy it a lot!

UPD: The scoring distribution is 500 — 1000 — 1250 — 2000 — 2000 — 2500

UPD2: The contest is finished. Thanks for joining us! Here's the editorial.

UPD3: Congratulations to the winners!

Div. 2

1: gamegamewillwinioi2021

2: oliviahye

3: ccf_n0i

4: 2om_neek

5: Tropical_maid

Unofficial Div. 1

1: kcm1700

2: uwi

3: square1001

4: kmjp

5: KrK

 
 
 
 
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Waiting for a good round.

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    You are also waiting for some upvotes, aren't you

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    You definitely should participate, every contest coordinated by arsijo is an ACE (absolutely cool event).

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      that's true, there are so many Supreme Hilarious Ideal Triumphant contests coordinated by him.

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        You’re just another hater. All you can do is to write hateful comments.

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Why can a user with rating $$$-40$$$ be the tester of a round? That's totally unfair! I don't want to take part in this round!!!!!!

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BTS bring me here!!

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I'm your fan

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It's a friendly contest time for us Chinese :)

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Wow! Korean Round!

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Since our hopes were shattered last time, we hope that this time is different.

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Man, such a friendly time for us Chinese!

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the success key for this contest is to avoid "string" word.

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Hope the difficulty distribution is reasonable this time :)

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I hope the problems are enjoyful.

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Winner Winner Korean round dinner!

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BST(Binary Search Tree) bring me here!

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I want to become purple!I've been waiting for it for a long time!

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Too much new problem setter rounds recently.

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Good tester

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    It was all done intentionally ; look at his max rating (1700+) . mrk

    some people dream to be 1700+ ,and he wasted all his hardwork just for fun ... really a inspirational guy :-D

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      It was the opposite, sadly. Participating in short contests turned out to be too stressful for me, so I did this instead. Now I have changed and I don't really care about messing up a contest anymore, so I might start getting an actual rating someday using a different handle.

      I also wanted to see if the rating just goes down forever. It doesn't; at this point my rating goes up even if I don't solve anything.

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        So why do you use Codeforces? Almost all contests in Codeforces are short contests!!!!!!

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        You may have a big jump in some contest like vammadur did before you change your handle. Maybe you can beat him :)

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        you can still go lower by getting negative score from hacking, though I don't encourage you to do that.

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      So Mike please block jh05013's account!

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      Seeing your rating graph, I think you might even dream to become pupil again after you participate in 2 or 3 more rounds.

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Waiting and still waiting...

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Good time for Asia programmers!

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    If only more codeforces contests were like this..

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Thank you all ...

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Is it rated?

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    Seems not...

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    In the end of the second paragraph,The round is rated for Div. 2 participants.

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Another Korean Round! I think this round would be wonderful round.

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I don't need to stay up late for the contest.It's a nice time for Chinese users.Wish everybody(especially me) good luck!

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I love Korean people.

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WOW! A very friendly time for Chinese and Korean!!! I won't worry about my sleeping!!!

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Nice time!!!

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Why arsijo? I definitely don't want to take part in this contest!!!!!!!

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    It sounds like a beggar saying "I won't take anything from this fellow". Nobody cares.

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      So what? arsijo's rounds are commonly not welcomed.

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        So what? your comments are commonly not welcomed.

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Good Luck for everyone who join this competition.

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I've been waiting for this round almost one year. so hyped!

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Wtf, where this dislike of arsijo is coming from? You haven't even seen this round yet, moreover, to my knowledge, most coordination work was done by KAN, and arsijo will just help to arrange the round as KAN may be busy at this time.

Also, by saying this sort of things you express disrespect to authors of the round at the same time. They did so much work, hoping you to enjoy the round, and now you dislike the round even before it began just because of coordinator.

All you guys saying "ohh round by arsijo again" are getting really annoying, not better than dumb "Is it rated" guys.

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    Why do you expect CF comments to make like any sense? People write random shit coz they are bored or just retarded.

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Wow!! I hope it would be great round ever!

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good job!

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I have the level to solve problem_A/B/C and more but my english level is so poor that I can not understand the meaning of problems QWQ

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Finally I can take part in a contest without staying out late!

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Korean-made problems and Korean-friendly contest time. It is perfect if the problems are very wonderful.

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Time to go blue

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Desire for becoming Candidate Master within 3 Div.2 Rounds!! :)

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i think this round #778 very exciting. I hope my rank < 200 ^^

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I failed to solve problem B in previous 2 contests. I don't want to make a hat-trick.

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A good time.

I'd like to become blue this time.

kkkkk

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I don't like problems with long statment :/

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hi gamegame do you think you will win ioi 2020

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5:35 AM ON A SUNDAY MORNING on the US West Coast :(

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    Thinking the contest was at 7:35 PST, I freaking missed it. Sob with me.

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what is the pretest 4 in problem B ?

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    I changed

    if (a[i + 1] >= k)m += a[i] - (a[i + 1] - k);
    

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    if (a[i + 1] >= k)m += min(a[i], a[i] - (a[i + 1] - k));
    

    and it passed pretest 4

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    I had the same problem. I did all I could but couldn't find what was wrong. Ruined the contest for me.

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      Same for me...First I struggled with pretest 2 but then pretest 4 destroyed me cries

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    I think you should add this to your code QwQ

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    you can't dig under 0 so you have to judge it if the next one is less than k.

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How to solve D?

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What is the pretest 4 of problem C?

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How to reach to solution of C ?

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WHat was pretest 2 of Problem B?

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I used long double in C, and I am afraid of precision problems now.

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Waiting for the editorial guys!

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Expected time complexity for problem D?

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Why I keep getting TLE on pretest 11 of problem E?

I think it's O(|s|),Why?

Code

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Can D be solved in O(n*n) time?

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    Yes, using 2D partial sum to find out how many new white lines are created for each cell being chosen as the top-left position of the eraser.

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I used divide and conquer and KMP in order to solve problem E . Though I was not quite sure if it would pass TL but my submission got the verdict WA. Can anyone help point out mistake in my solution :

My submission for problem E Apologies for the poorly written KMP.

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How to solve D ?

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Why wouldnt suffix automaton solution for E pass below the time limit? I couldnt use an array bcs of memory, so i switched to maps, but that gave me tle, but the complexity is O(n*log(alphabet_size)), is the map factor just too big?

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    Why don't you use String Hash to compare two strings? It can be fast and easy to write.(Though it is slower than KMP)

    And, the alphabet_size=26, I think you should use array to store the edge on the SAM. The factor of map is very big when the size of it is too small like this.

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      i jump straight to coding instead of thinkingof another solution, thats why i didnt use hash

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    But the size of it is very big. I think you can think about the Suffix Array to solve the String Problem. When the alphabet_size or the size of string is very big, SAM is very slow.

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    Oh, I didn't find that the alphabet_size is 62...

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    Is there any way to squeeze suffix automaton in the tl?

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      How are you using SAM? Constructing the terminal states after each new string takes too long and I can't see how to do it without

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        If we assume that we have memory to hold an array for the transitions between states, that means our adding of a transition takes O(1), then our complexity of constructing SAM is O(n), when we query for the largest prefix that is a suffix of the first string, we just traverse the SAM and if we come to the node which is coresponding to the last character inserted into SAM, we found our longest prefix which is a suffix of the first string. By n we denote total sum of lengths of strings in the input, i dont see why this wouldnt pass(only cause of large constant for the map) , correct me if im wrong

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          You can have more nodes corresponding to suffixes in addition to the one corresponding to the entire string. For instance if the string is $$$abb\dots bb$$$ every node corresponding to a substring with only $$$b$$$ is a terminal state.

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            Yea, sry, ur right, dont know where did i get that silly idea

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            Then, next question, can somehow suffix tree be implemented to fit the tle? To implement a treap for the transitions? Would treap be faster than c++ map? Or is there some c++ built in way to speed up map? And why is map factor so big?

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Really good contest, in my opinion, even though I wasted a lot of time in A B and C. Almost had enougth time to debug E. RIP Rating twice in a row 1-1

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What is the hacking test case for E?

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Spent 1 hour trying to read and understand the preprocessing part of KMP. Then figured out that it can be solved with Hashing. Managed to only get A and B after that.

I still don't understand the preprocessing of KMP though.

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Can you please tell me where is a mistake in my solution of B? 58581229

I spent the whole contest trying to find what's wrong with it.

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Hey everyone, do you know what's wrong in my solution for E? 58612747

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I'm foolish to use (single) unsigned long long for hash.

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Nice pretest for C :v

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Hack test case in E for MOD 1e9+7 is nonsense

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    Dang that sounds really unfair, although I always use weird values to prevent getting owned a little bit more.

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    edited

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      Can you help me find my mistake too .

      Link to submission to B

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        This line:if(arr[i-1]>=arr[i]) c+=min(k,arr[i])+abs(arr[i]-arr[i-1]);

        The conditional is unnecesary, because you can add blocks to the bag while arr[i-1]>arr[i]-k. With that, the sum changes too, the absolute value will generate wrong answer. You should change that line to: c+=min(k,arr[i])+arr[i-1]-arr[i];

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          Thank you so much..You are a lifesaver..

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R.I.P. for my single Hash (use unsigned int) in Problem E

Wrong Answer On Test 65 TAT

Great Hash-Killer!

I will never use single Hash in Codeforces again...

Tips: Using some unusual prime numbers to model can help you pass E

like NTT model number $$$998244353=119\times 2^{23} +1$$$ ...

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    My single hashing using $$$M = 10^9 + 9$$$ and $$$P = 67$$$ passed here 58620113. Ignore all the calculations in the end in isEqual function I only check the equality of the 3rd hash.

    Edit: uphacked :D. It would be appreciated if people could share in this thread some tips to make string hashing more probable to pass :)

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      just use random module, smth like 1e9+rand(), and then find the nearest prime

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Why does Problem D use "cin" get timeout results?

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    Please add this in your main(),in front of your cin

    ios::sync_with_stdio(false);
    
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    What an interesting way to trick the plagiarism checker. Isn't it violation of the rules?

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      Maybe not.

      This is a well-known skill in China to speed up cin, and cancel the influence from stdio

      As far as I know, lots of chinese OIers use this skills in their own codes.

      For honest, maybe sometimes using cin is more convenient than using scanf, (like Probelm E), and this skill can make iostream faster.

      So why not use this?

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My submission got TLE on test 3 but it passes the pretests. How is this possible? .-.

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When will the rating be updated?

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Can someone explain what happens in problem C when both n,m are 1 or any one of them is 1?

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Please, Can anyone help me know where my solution for problem C fails.?

My Solution

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https://codeforces.com/contest/1200/submission/58612411

https://codeforces.com/contest/1200/submission/58619785

EXACT SAME CODE PASSES AFTE CONTEST??? I'm that unlucky to just get the wrong base on test 19? Are you kidding me? Can I get this restored?

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God damn it! I feel so unhappy now (prob.C). I got WA on main test 35 because of real number rounding :(( (look at the selected text parts) In the contest I code like this: During Contest After that I fixed a little bit and got AC :(( After Contest Who has the same errors like this? Show me your hand bruh =))

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For Problem E,why hash algorithm fail?

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Please someone tell why my solution for E is failing at case 8. Though the expected and actual output seem to be same.

https://codeforces.com/contest/1200/submission/58612328

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    Basically I had the same idea and my submission failed too. Can someone please help us to understand the error?

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Why my submission failing for no apparent reason?

58615776 Please Help B question

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    When you do the sum m+= k-abs(h2-h1) you are forgetting that the number of blocks of height h1 could be less than k-abs(h2-h1), so when you do that sum, the remaining number of blocks of that pile become negative, and that's impossible. So, the sum is m+=min(h1, k-abs(h2-h1)), and with that the number of blocks will never be negative.

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My rating becomes 2019 Nice number LOL

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58606364 What is wrong with this solution for B ? It fails pretest 4 test case no. 6, but when i run that particular test case on an ide, it shows the correct answer.

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    If h[i]<h[i+1]<k ,then m-=b makes 'm' increaing ,obviously it's not true.

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      Why won't m increase in that case ? Suppose h[i]=4, h[i+1]=6, k=8. Then we can collect all the 4 blocks from h[i] and transfer to m,right?

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        Sorry it doesn't mean that. Well , k=160,h[i]=47,h[i+1]=107 then u should make b=-47 but not h[i+1]-h[i]-k=107-47-160=-100 ,right?

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58580810 Could somebody tell me where is my mistake? It's my first time to be hacked in problem A and I'm gona to be crazy. T_T

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    Look into your (**left, right**) variables they took same value in testcases. Two costumers cann't enter same room

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Any ideas to solving F?

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As i said in this comment i got TLE on test 3 but it doesn't make sense because the the code passed the pretests.

And the same code after contest got AC.

WTF?

And i lose rating because of this.

Why is this? djm03178 MikeMirzayanov

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    Because the actual running time can be different every time it's executed. It sometimes happens when your solution is almost at the edge of the time limit.

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      Check the time of the cases, they're not in the edge of the limit...

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Someone explain D?

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    consider for each column and for each row, all the available left-top positions of the cfpaint which can make this column or row all white form a rectangle. We define left-bottom position of this rectangle as (x1,y1),right-top position of this rectangle as (x2,y2),and then we need to add 1 to all the position(x,y) which satisfy x>=x1 and x<=x2 and y>=y1 and y<=y2, for this purpose, you can solve it like this: init dp[n+1][n+1] all value as 0,and when you deal with each row or column,first find the available (x1,y1)and (x2,y2),then just do like this: dp[x1][y1]++,dp[x2+1][y1]--,dp[x1][y2+1]--,dp[x2+1][y2+1]++. after solve all the rows and columns, you iterate over dp[n+1][n+1],set dp[i][j]+=dp[i][j-1]+dp[i-1][j]-dp[i-1][j-1],after this find the maximum value in dp is just the answer.

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경합이 아주 재밌었고 레이팅도 올랐고 덕분에 "아무개"란 단어도 배웠어요! 고마워요ヾ(❀╹◡╹)ノ゙❀

Thanks to this contest I learned a Korean word "amugae" and gained +25 rating points, thank you very much!

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I have received code coincide message for problem C,Here is the two links:58583425 58592979 I admit that these two codes are very similiar. But it is truly just because the solution for problem C is so simple and the codes between us written similarly accidently.What's more, not only the codes between us looks similiar,many codes are. I have tried to comunicate with Mike, but I didn't get any response yet maybe Mike is very busy now. I just want to show thst I am honest to participate in the contest.

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For problem F, can someone explain how is the LCM term coming? (Specifically, how is the number of states for a particular vertex 2520 and the logic behind decomposition of the graph in various states).

I'm not sure what the author means by state here.

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Can anyone explain me why my first submission got TLE and second got AC? I think the both code has same complexity. Thanks in advance. :)

1st submission: https://codeforces.com/contest/1200/submission/58837253 2nd submission: https://codeforces.com/contest/1200/submission/58837269

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Why problems aren't rated yet?

Edit: They're rated now!