# Turlough Hughes

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Side of a rhombus

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Dimensions of a rectangle

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Area of an Isoceles Triangle

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Is this triangle right-angled?

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Find a Pythagorean triple

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Is this triangle right-angled?

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Length of a short side

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Natural numbers in string form

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Fix the last element of a cell array

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String Array Basics, Part 1: Convert Cell Array to String Array; No Missing Values

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Cell Counting: How Many Draws?

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Remove element(s) from cell array

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Convert a Cell Array into an Array

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Split a string into chunks of specified length

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Convert a numerical matrix into a cell array of strings

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Create a cell array out of a struct

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Cell joiner

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Scrabble Scores

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Summing Digits within Text

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Tic Tac Toe FTW

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Pattern matching

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The Goldbach Conjecture

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Find state names that end with the letter A

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Elapsed Time

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Encode Roman Numerals

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The Goldbach Conjecture, Part 2

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Word Counting and Indexing

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Find the two-word state names

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Kaprekar Steps

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Vector creation

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