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Scheme is a tail-recursive and statically scoped dialect of the Lisp programming language. It was built to have uncomplicated semantics and several different ways to form expressions. Multiple programming paradigms, including functional, message, and imperative, find easy expression in Scheme.

Scheme was invented by Guy Lewis Steele Jr. and Gerald Jay Sussman. To learn more about Scheme, take a look at MIT's Scheme page.

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(define-module (hello-world)
  #:export (hello))

(define hello
  (lambda* (#:optional name)
    (let ((target (or name "World")))
      (string-concatenate (list "Hello, " target "!")))))

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Community-sourced Scheme Exercises

These are a few of the 17 exercises on the Scheme track. You can see all the exercises here.

Grains
medium
easy
misc
Difference Of Squares
medium
easy
misc
Word Count
medium
easy
misc
Nucleotide Count
medium
easy
misc
Phone Number
medium
easy
misc
Anagram
medium
easy
misc

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