First we'd go to floor 50 and drop an egg. It either breaks, or it does not. The
outcome of this drop instantly cuts our problem in half. If it breaks, we know the ...
Drop the egg from the first-floor window; if it survives, drop it from the second ... In
this post, we will discuss solution to a general problem with n eggs and k floors.
Then we really don't have an answer to the problem since we have not found the
threshold floor for the ... We can take the 2nd egg and drop it from the first floor.
Dec 5, 2006 ... Now the optimal solution for the problem is that you figure out that you will ... If the
egg don't break then we have left 15 drops, so we will drop it ...
Brute Force logic: Start from ground floor and keep going up until the egg breaks
at floor X. ... If the threshold was 99th floor, then you would have to drop the first
egg 10 times and ... For that, we need to generalize the problem to have n floors.
Feb 12, 2013 ... The Great Egg Crash Jennifer Chen Walter Johnson High School Problem
Statement Automobiles have become a permanent fixture in ...
Egg dropping refers to a class of problems in which it is important to find the
correct ... Using binary search, you would have to drop the first egg from the floor.
You seem to be assuming equal-sized segments. For an optimal solution, if the
first .... If you drop the egg at a certain floor f, it either breaks or it doesn't, and in
each case you have a certain number of floors you still need to ...
The Classic "Egg-Drop" experiment has been a standard in science ... The
problem (or, more appropriately, the challenge) in this scenario is to drop an egg
It seems like for 3 eggs, we run a few trials until the problem degenerates into 2
eggs and x amount of floors. Conceptually this makes sense but ...