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June 06, 2020
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# CodePath SE102 - Week 1b

June 06, 2020

## Transcript

- Caren Check our Slack channel for detailed instructions including your group number Also add a proﬁle picture for Slack if you haven’t already

3. ### Common interview mistakes: • not communicating with interviewer • doesn’t

catch or can’t ﬁx bugs • speed - interviewer wasn’t able to get a good signal

6. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

Plan Implement Review Evaluate
7. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

- Identify similar patterns Plan Implement Review Evaluate
8. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

- Identify similar patterns Plan - Come up with algorithm, proof it works Implement Review Evaluate
9. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

- Identify similar patterns Plan - Come up with algorithm, proof it works Implement - Code Review Evaluate
10. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

- Identify similar patterns Plan - Come up with algorithm, proof it works Implement - Code Review - Test solution works as expected Evaluate
11. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

- Identify similar patterns Plan - Come up with algorithm, proof it works Implement - Code Review - Test solution works as expected Evaluate - Analyze run time and space complexity
12. ### Understand - Clarify what the interviewer is asking for Match

- Identify similar patterns Plan - Come up with algorithm, proof it works Implement - Code Review - Test solution works as expected Evaluate - Analyze run time and space complexity

14. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14}
15. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:
16. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers?
17. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return …?
18. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return {1}
19. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return {1}  - Given {1, 2, 3} ; Return …?
20. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return {1}  - Given {1, 2, 3} ; Return {1, 2, 3}
21. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return {1}  - Given {1, 2, 3} ; Return {1, 2, 3}  - Given {15, 6, 10, 5, 12, 6} ; Return … ?
22. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return {1}  - Given {1, 2, 3} ; Return {1, 2, 3}  - Given {15, 6, 10, 5, 12, 6} ; Return {15, 6, 10, 5, 12}
23. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Understand:   - is the input always sorted for us?  - are inputs always only integers? - Given {1, 1, 1} ; Return {1}  - Given {1, 2, 3} ; Return {1, 2, 3}  - Given {15, 6, 10, 5, 12, 6} ; Return {15, 6, 10, 5, 12} Follow up question: does it matter what order our return list is?
24. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Match:
25. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Match:   - are there any common patterns we can apply here?
26. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Match:   - are there any common patterns we can apply here?  - coming in future sessions..  - hash table  - sort input ﬁrst?
27. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Plan
28. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Plan:   - possible solutions:  (1) iterate through array, put values in hash table, if value already exists, don't add to numsToReturn
29. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Plan:   - possible solutions:  (1) iterate through array, put values in hash table, if value already exists, don't add to numsToReturn  (2) sort array, add integer to numsToReturn if previous integer is not the same
30. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Implement: code up solution in repl.it !
31. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Review: run one or two inputs through our solution
32. ### Return distinct values from a list including duplicates Given {1,

2, 6, 6, 6, 10, 14, 14} ; Return -> {1, 2, 6, 10, 14} Evaluate: what’s the space / run time complexity of our solution? what tradeoffs did we have to make?

34. ### In Class Exercise - UMPIRE Warmup Work in groups to

get more comfortable with UMPIRE
35. ### In Class Exercise - UMPIRE Warmup Work in groups to

get more comfortable with UMPIRE Review UMPIRE together, make sure everybody has a good understanding of what should be done at each step
36. ### In Class Exercise - UMPIRE Warmup Work in groups to

get more comfortable with UMPIRE Review UMPIRE together, make sure everybody has a good understanding of what should be done at each step Review a sample problem solved with the UMPIRE method
37. ### In Class Exercise - UMPIRE Warmup Work in groups to

get more comfortable with UMPIRE Review UMPIRE together, make sure everybody has a good understanding of what should be done at each step Review a sample problem solved with the UMPIRE method Create a shared document in repl.it to solve the problem together with the UMPIRE steps. Round robin status!
38. ### In Class Exercise - UMPIRE Warmup Work in groups to

get more comfortable with UMPIRE Review UMPIRE together, make sure everybody has a good understanding of what should be done at each step Review a sample problem solved with the UMPIRE method Create a shared document in repl.it to solve the problem together with the UMPIRE steps. Round robin status!    After 45 minutes, we’ll regroup and review the problem

(Example: 24 - Caren )

42. ### Before Monday midnight.. Review UMPIRE   guide linked in course

portal  lecture slides also linked in course portal
43. ### Before Monday midnight.. Review UMPIRE   guide linked in course

portal  lecture slides also linked in course portal Review solutions to our in class exercises
44. ### Before Monday midnight.. Review UMPIRE   guide linked in course

portal  lecture slides also linked in course portal Review solutions to our in class exercises Work on optional practice problems provided in course portal
45. ### Before Monday midnight.. Review UMPIRE   guide linked in course

portal  lecture slides also linked in course portal Review solutions to our in class exercises Work on optional practice problems provided in course portal Complete HackerRank assessment!
46. ### HackerRank Don’t stress out about it too much! Prep by

doing optional practice problems Things you need to know for this week:  UMPIRE  Code tracing