## Frequently Asked Questions

#### How are points calculated?

The points system takes the weighted sum of the top 100 submission scores on distinct problems. The score of the problem is weighted by . Formally, where represents sorted scores and a user's base points,

To not over-penalize users who have dedicated time to solving many problems, an additive adjustment is made to the base point value. Where is the number of problems a user has fully-accepted solution on,

A user's point score is then the sum .