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Thursday Code Puzzler: Overlapping Rectangles

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Thursday is code puzzler day here at DZone. The idea is simple: solve the coding problem as efficiently as you can, in any language or framework that you find suitable.

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Determine if Two Rectangles are Overlapping

Write a function that takes two rectangles and determines if they overlap. The rectangle data structure is x, y, width, height.


Catch up on all our previous puzzlers here.

 

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