NSTEPS - Number Steps

Starting from point (0,0) on a plane, we have written all non-negative integers 0, 1, 2, ... as shown in the figure. For example, 1, 2, and 3 has been written at points (1,1), (2,0), and (3, 1) respectively and this pattern has continued.




You are to write a program that reads the coordinates of a point (x, y), and writes the number (if any) that has been written at that point. (x, y) coordinates in the input are in the range 0...10000.


The first line of the input is N, the number of test cases for this problem. In each of the N following lines, there is x, and y representing the coordinates (x, y) of a point.


For each point in the input, write the number written at that point or write No Number if there is none.


4 2
6 6
3 4

No Number

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chota_don17: 2022-01-18 10:31:34

They should give more examples!!!!!!
BTW why is UI/UX of all CP websites so 90s?

rishisingh7012: 2021-11-20 12:25:18

AC in one go :)

Last edit: 2021-11-20 12:25:48
clary09: 2021-07-18 16:34:07

Hint: Try summing up the co-ordinates(x&y) and establish a relation b/w this sum and number present in that co-ordinate. You will get all your answers !
btw Nice problem !!

puneet19: 2021-06-25 17:08:00

Look for the even and odd pattern emerging in the coordinates and nothing more.

apurv22: 2021-05-30 17:33:30

just look for two separate AP (arithmetic progression) of the numbers on the two lines. AC in one go

unwanted_coder: 2021-05-24 17:39:27

I am logically illogical :)

hemraj_07: 2021-05-23 08:25:02

AC in one go

bushra_04: 2021-04-12 20:51:47


Last edit: 2021-04-13 06:31:51
sk128: 2021-04-06 21:13:25

if (a=1) :(
if(a==1) :)

Last edit: 2021-04-06 21:13:44
its_frost: 2021-03-16 07:33:28

whats wrong with this


[NG]: It's wrong not to read the rules in the footer.

Last edit: 2021-03-16 15:53:24

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