The Twenty-first Annual Northern Michigan University Invitational Programming Contest was held from 12:00 to 5:00 P.M. EDT on Saturday 23 March 2024 on the campus of Northern Michigan University (Marquette Co, MI).

The contest was organized by the NMU student chapter of the ACM and was attended by 36 students on 13 teams representing the following 4 schools.

Lake Superior State University,
Chippewa Co, MI

Michigan Technological University,
Houghton Co, MI

Northern Michigan University,
Marquette Co, MI

Algoma University, Algoma Dis, ON

The contest consisted of 6 problems to be solved over a 5 hour period.

Here is the list of rules.

Below is the list of problems, test input files, correct output files, and sample solutions. There were many ways to solve the problems, of course. These solutions were written in Java, and are included along with executable Jar files.

Problem 1

Problem 1 Input File

Problem 1 Output File

Problem 1 Printable Solution

Problem 1 Compilable Solution

Problem 1 Executable

Problem 2

Problem 2 Input File

Problem 2 Output File

Problem 2 Printable Solution

Problem 2 Compilable Solution

Problem 2 Executable

Problem 3

Problem 3 Input File

Problem 3 Output File

Problem 3 Printable Solution

Problem 3 Compilable Solution

Problem 3 Executable

Problem 4

Problem 4 Input File

Problem 4 Output File

Problem 4 Printable Solution

Problem 4 Compilable Solution

Problem 4 Executable

Problem 5

Problem 5 Input File

Problem 5 Output File

Problem 5 Printable Solution

Problem 5 Compilable Solution

Problem 5 Executable

Problem 6

Problem 6 Input File

Problem 6 Output File

Problem 6 Printable Solution

Problem 6 Compilable Solution

Problem 6 Executable

First place went to Lake Superior State University WE THINK WERE GRADUATING.

Second place went to Michigan Technological University TRISION.

Third place went to Northern Michigan University THINK TANK.

The first place school was Michigan Technological University.

The second place school was Northern Michigan University.

The third place school was Lake Superior State University.

Here are the complete results.

Here is the laptop tutorial.