Short Problem Definition:
Brie’s Drawing teacher asks her class to open their books to a page number. Brie can either start turning pages from the front of the book or from the back of the book. She always turns pages one at a time.
time complexity is
space complexity is
Think of this as a 0-indexed book. Use integer division.
def solve(n, p): last_letter = n // 2 goal_letter = p // 2 return min(goal_letter, last_letter-goal_letter)