Circular primes

From the Project Euler Problem 35: The number, 197, is called a circular prime because all rotations of the digits: 197, 971, and 719, are themselves prime. There are thirteen such primes below 100: 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 31, 37, 71, 73, 79, and 97. How many circular primes are there below […]

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Digit canceling fractions

From the Project Euler Problem 33: The fraction 49/98 is a curious fraction, as an inexperienced mathematician in attempting to simplify it may incorrectly believe that 49/98 = 4/8, which is correct, is obtained by cancelling the 9s. We shall consider fractions like, 30/50 = 3/5, to be trivial examples. There are exactly four non-trivial […]

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The services in Android

A service is a task running in the background to perform actions without a user interface and they are used to perform long running operations with a significant use of resources by avoiding delays in the user experience. The services belong to one or both of the following categories: started: the service is launched using […]

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Passing an object from an Activity to another

The method startActivity(Intent intent) of the class Activity allows you to call a second activity specified using the argument Intent. You can associate primitive data or primitive data array to the argument Intent and then the second Activity can access them, you can also pass objects of type String using methods of the class Bundle […]

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Pandigital products

From the Project Euler Problem 32: We shall say that an n-digit number is pandigital if it makes use of all the digits 1 to n exactly once; for example, the 5-digit number, 15234, is 1 through 5 pandigital. The product 7254 is unusual, as the identity, 39 × 186 = 7254, containing multiplicand, multiplier, […]

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