Design & Pitch Challenges in STEM, Round 1    >   Building Algorithms

Helpful Resources on Algorithms

Explore factors that can affect the success of your solution.

Explore these resources to learn more about building algorithms and designing your business.

Ratings, Rankings, and Weighted Categories: 

Use this resource to learn about ranking and rating algorithms, weighted categories, and spreadsheets: Web Link - Algorithm Worksheet  

Finding Categories

Algorithms can be used to rate or rank almost anything. All you need are data that can be represented numerically. Explore these examples to get you started. Remember, you should pick something that 1) is important to you, and 2) can be the foundation of a business.

Ratings based on user input:

Ratings that are not based on user input:

Rankings based on user input:

Rankings that are not based on user input: