CCC '14 J2 - Vote Count

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Points: 3
Time limit: 2.0s
Memory limit: 64M

Problem type
Canadian Computing Competition: 2014 Stage 1, Junior #2

A vote is held after singer A and singer B compete in the final round of a singing competition. Your job is to count the votes and determine the outcome.

Input Specification

The input will be two lines. The first line will contain V (1 \le V \le 15), the total number of votes. The second line of input will be a sequence of V characters, each of which will be A or B, representing the votes for a particular singer.

Output Specification

The output will be one of three possibilities:

  • A, if there are more A votes than B votes;
  • B, if there are more B votes than A votes;
  • Tie, if there are an equal number of A votes and B votes.

Sample Input 1

6
ABBABB

Output for Sample Input 1

B

Sample Input 2

6
ABBABA

Output for Sample Input 2

Tie

Comments


  • 1
    QooModa  commented on Feb. 21, 2022, 10:24 p.m.

    Is the V input used only for the iteration?

    At first I thought it would be used to build the sequence of characters, but then in the end, I realized it wasn't.


    • 0
      dizmac  commented on Feb. 22, 2022, 8:39 a.m.

      Yes, it is there to tell you how many characters there will be, as stated by the problem.

      For example, if you are to ignore it, you will need 2 for-loops to get the answer, instead of one


  • -70
    jay_hag  commented on Oct. 22, 2019, 6:09 p.m.

    This comment is hidden due to too much negative feedback. Show it anyway.


    • 13
      planeloverten  commented on May 26, 2021, 7:08 p.m.

      But not everyone is as skilled as you


    • 7
      cyopotatoe  commented on June 10, 2020, 10:02 a.m.

      Thanks, no thanks :)