# Generalising Binary Search

Binary search is an awfully underrated algorithm. The way it’s usually introduced in a classroom is to show how it can be used to find an element in a sorted array. Although this exercise shows the general gist behind binary search, it hides the truly beautiful idea behind the algorithm…

# XMASGIFT : Santa gives gifts

In this blog, we will look at how you could approach the problem “Santa gives gifts” in The Coding Culture’s December Contest “Number Quest”.

# Mathematics behind the problem

This problem, in the end, boils down to being able to count without overcounting, Let’s see what I mean by this

Say you want to find…

# KIDEE1: Kids at home

In this blog, we will look at how you could approach the problem “Kids at home” in The Coding Culture’s November Contest “Get Set and Code”.

# Understanding the problem statement

The statement reads as follows:

`k kids seem to have visited your home for the festival. It seems like the kids had all been…`

# Solving MINI2: Find Minimum

In this blog, we will look at how you could approach the problem “Find Minimum” in The Coding Culture’s November Contest “Get Set and Code”.

The problem statement goes like so:

`Yash likes playing with numbers. He has a challenge for you. Yash gives you a number that he made…`

## Alaap Surendran

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