Recently I saw this meme posted on Facebook.
Because I teach computer science and am always looking for interesting projects my immediate thought was “well this might make an interesting coding project.” It’s a chance to do some simple string manipulation.
And then there is this one:
How about scanning a document at “correcting” the wording? I can see doing this one either way to inflated as well as to concise.
I also found this interesting post on 5 alternatives to the Fizzbuzz test for hiring programmers that has some interesting project possibilities.
See also What is Your Snowman name thanks to a tweeted link from Carolyn Petite.
Maybe I need some time away from school?