My new ebook “Comprehending Comprehensions” is on pre-sale and 40% off!

Problems

Blog posts with problems to get your brain going! You get a new problem every fortnight and the solutions are published later.

If you want the problems delivered to your inbox be sure to subscribe to the Problems newsletter.

The next problem is scheduled for late June.

You may notice some problems are missing... I'm still migrating articles from my old blog.

Can you show that perfect compression is impossible?

This post's problem is a really interesting problem I solved two times. The first time I solved it I failed to prove exactly how it works... then some years later I remembered the problem statement and was able to solve it properly. Let's see how you do!