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// greatest variance between the opening and closing price.
//
// The following functions may be of use:
//
// abs - takes the absolute value of an argument
//
// System.Double.Parse - converts a string argument into a
// numerical value.
//
// The following function will convert a comma separated string
// into an array of the column values.
//
// let splitCommas (x:string) =
// x.Split([|','|])
//---------------------------------------------------------------
[<Koan(Sort = 15)>]
module ``about the stock example`` =
let stockData =
[ "Date,Open,High,Low,Close,Volume,Adj Close";
"2012-03-30,32.40,32.41,32.04,32.26,31749400,32.26";
"2012-03-29,32.06,32.19,31.81,32.12,37038500,32.12";
"2012-03-28,32.52,32.70,32.04,32.19,41344800,32.19";
"2012-03-27,32.65,32.70,32.40,32.52,36274900,32.52";
"2012-03-26,32.19,32.61,32.15,32.59,36758300,32.59";
"2012-03-23,32.10,32.11,31.72,32.01,35912200,32.01";
"2012-03-22,31.81,32.09,31.79,32.00,31749500,32.00";
"2012-03-21,31.96,32.15,31.82,31.91,37928600,31.91";
"2012-03-20,32.10,32.15,31.74,31.99,41566800,31.99";
"2012-03-19,32.54,32.61,32.15,32.20,44789200,32.20";
"2012-03-16,32.91,32.95,32.50,32.60,65626400,32.60";
"2012-03-15,32.79,32.94,32.58,32.85,49068300,32.85";
"2012-03-14,32.53,32.88,32.49,32.77,41986900,32.77";
"2012-03-13,32.24,32.69,32.15,32.67,48951700,32.67";
"2012-03-12,31.97,32.20,31.82,32.04,34073600,32.04";
"2012-03-09,32.10,32.16,31.92,31.99,34628400,31.99";
"2012-03-08,32.04,32.21,31.90,32.01,36747400,32.01";
"2012-03-07,31.67,31.92,31.53,31.84,34340400,31.84";
"2012-03-06,31.54,31.98,31.49,31.56,51932900,31.56";
"2012-03-05,32.01,32.05,31.62,31.80,45240000,31.80";
"2012-03-02,32.31,32.44,32.00,32.08,47314200,32.08";
"2012-03-01,31.93,32.39,31.85,32.29,77344100,32.29";
"2012-02-29,31.89,32.00,31.61,31.74,59323600,31.74"; ]
// Feel free to add extra [<Koan>] members here to write
// tests for yourself along the way. You can also try
// using the F# Interactive window to check your progress.
[<Koan>]
let YouGotTheAnswerCorrect() =
let splitCommas (x:string) =
x.Split([|','|])
let keys =
List.head stockData
|> splitCommas
|> Array.toList
AssertEquality [|"Date"; "Open"; "High"; "Low"; "Close"; "Volume"; "Adj Close"|] keys
let rows =
List.tail stockData
|> List.map (fun x -> Array.toList( splitCommas x))
AssertEquality (List.head rows) ["2012-03-30";"32.40";"32.41";"32.04";"32.26";"31749400";"32.26"]
let keysAndRowToMap keys row =
List.zip keys row
|> Map.ofList
let listOfInfo =
rows |> List.map (fun row -> keysAndRowToMap keys row)
let sortedByDifferenceList =
listOfInfo |> List.sortBy (fun elem -> abs (System.Double.Parse elem.["Open"] - System.Double.Parse elem.["Close"]))
let result = (List.head (List.rev sortedByDifferenceList)).["Date"]
AssertEquality "2012-03-13" result
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