Problem-MARBLE ....Need Help

https://www.codechef.com/viewsolution/55305562

For positions where char=’?’ I tried to count the maximum occuring vowel and consonant
Then printed the value of
min({
(total_no_vowel-max_vowel)*2 +total_no_consonants ,
(total_no_consonant-max_consonant)*2 +total_no_vowel
})
+ no_of_operations where char!=’?’
Can anyone please explain why it’s not working?

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I did the exact same thing.
Did you skip the cases where both s[i]==’?’ and p[i]==’?’ in calculating total_no_vowel, max_vowel, total_no_of_consonants etc… ?
Also instead of simple calculating the answer try replacing ‘?’ in both S and P with the character that would give the minimum number of operations and calculate the total operations once again i.e if both are vowel/consonant ans+=2 else ans+=1(if s[i]!=p[i]).

I did it almost same.I skipped when s[i]==p[i] while counting vowels and consonants but instead of calculating the operations for where the char was ‘?’ after replacing it with the new vowel/consonant I did it in the beginning …I don’t think it makes any difference than the way you did but it still didn’t work for me.

https://www.codechef.com/viewsolution/55281805

check this solution i just kept count of total no of consonant and vowels and max occurrences to get the minimum possible value

https://www.codechef.com/viewsolution/55307602

Here’s my approach. It works on other platforms but gives NZEC runtime error here. IDK why
PS: far from optimized

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