Weekend Programming Challenge – Week #22 Plagiarism detector


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Problem:

Make code which compare two texts and output the % of similarities between the two texts i.e. if they have same words even if the words are in different order.

More advanced version may take care for synonyms ,

The rules:

You can code the solution in any programming language during the weekend and have to submit it to info@olimex.com latest on Sunday September 1st.

On Monday we will upload the solutions on GitHub https://github.com/OLIMEX/WPC

You can play with your real name or with nick if you want to be anonymous, we will not disclosure your personal info if you do not want to.

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. snaksa
    Aug 30, 2013 @ 23:09:55

    As I understand we should output a number that shows how many words from the first text are contained in the second?
    Example:

    Input:
    I love cats and dogs.
    I love dogs.

    Output:
    3 (I, love, dogs)

    Reply

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