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The Marauder’s Map Coding Challenges

Welcome to Hogwarts, school of witchcraft and wizardry! For this set of challenges, you will be helping the famous wizard, Harry Potter, to recover all of his magical possessions. Effectively, it would seem that a malevolent wizard did cast a

The Moroccan Spices Box Set Puzzle

In the heart of the medina of Marrakech, you will find one of the largest and most colourful souks in Morocco. In this souk, you will find merchants selling traditional clothing, multicoloured carpets, pottery, jewellery, antiques, lanterns, spices, etc. On

HTML and CSS Quizzes

Do you know your HTML tags used to create a webpage? Do you know how to use CSS to customise the look and feel of all the elements of this page? See how many HTML tags and how many CSS

Standard Deviation Algorithm

In statistics, given a set list of numbers, the standard deviation is a measure of the amount of variation or dispersion within the set. A low standard deviation indicates that the values tend to be close to the mean value

The Jorvik Viking Settlement​

From around A.D. 800 to the 11th century, a large number of Scandinavians Vikings left their homelands to seek their fortunes on the east coast of England. These seafaring warriors ransacked different coastal sites from Northembria to East Anglia. In

Countries of Africa

Can you name all of the 54 countries of Africa? In this challenge we will write a Python script to create a quiz where we ask the user to guess as many African countries as possible. The player will score

Let’s Build a Castle

In this challenge we are going to build different medieval castles by customising some Python code. Our first castle is already made for us and looks as follows: You can see, in the trinket window below, the Python code used

Python Turtle Race

In this challenge we will create a Python script to complete a Turtle race with four turtles racing across the screen. We have started the code for you to set up the pitch of grass. You will complete this project

Crenellation Challenge

In a medieval castle, the crenelation (a.k.a battlement) is a parapet at the top of a wall that has regularly spaced squared openings for archers to shoot through. In this challenge, we are going to use Python Turtle to create

Zip It! – Python Challenge

For this challenge, we are going to recreate an existing built-in python function called zip(). The purpose of the zip() function in python is to merge two given lists into a single list of tuples. Each tuple will contain two