The Weakest Link Medium

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  • TYPE CODE PRACTICE CHALLENGE
  • LANGUAGES C++, C#, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT AND 6 MORE
    LANGUAGES C++, C#, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT, PHP, PYTHON2, PYTHON, RUBY, SWIFT, TYPESCRIPT
  • TIME ~60MIN

The Weakest Link

Challenge outline

Hello and welcome to the challenge!


Write a code which removes exactly one digit from the given number so that the rest creates the largest possible number. You can't change order of remaining digits.


You can solve this programming contest in Java, JavaScript, Python, C++ and many more languages. If you want, you can also take part in other April 2019 competitions. Below you can find some of them:



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Have fun and good luck! :)