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re: I actually managed to complete Part A with an O(n2) algorithm, before realizing that would be too slow for part B...then I realized I could use a s...
 

I looked at that, but when it wasn't definitively the letter that showed up the most, I didn't look very much further.

I bet you're right though, there's some "clustering factor" or something that would tip you off for which letter is most productive.

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