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Coding Challenge #98.1: Quadtree - Part 1

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In this multi-part coding challenge, I implement a Quadtree data structure in JavaScript and visualize it with p5.js. Code: https://thecodingtrain.com/challenges/98-quadtree
p5.js Web Editor Sketches:
đšī¸ Quadtree Parts 1 & 2: https://editor.p5js.org/codingtrain/sketches/g7LnWQ42x
đšī¸ Quadtree - Part 3: https://editor.p5js.org/codingtrain/sketches/CDMjU0GIK
Other Parts of this Challenge:
đē Quadtree - Part 2: https://youtu.be/QQx_NmCIuCY
đē Quadtree - Part 3: https://youtu.be/z0YFFg_nBjw
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References:
đž Quadtree repo: https://github.com/CodingTrain/QuadTree
đ Quadtree on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quadtree
Live Stream Archive:
đ´ Quadtree Live Stream: https://youtu.be/MxnqJGwu2cc
Related Coding Challenges:
đ #65 Binary Tree: https://youtu.be/ZNH0MuQ51m4
đ #68 Breadth-First Search: https://youtu.be/piBq7VD0ZSo
đ #72 Frogger: https://youtu.be/giXV6xErw0Y
Timestamps:
0:00 Introducing today's topic: Quadtrees
1:34 N squared problem
4:30 Big O notation
8:23 QuadTree class
11:15 Capacity
12:26 Insert points
13:30 Create a subdivide function
20:11 Recursively add points
21:12 Check if point is within boundary
26:49 Visualize the Quadtree
30:30 Use mouse clicks to add points
32:43 Edge cases
Editing by Mathieu Blanchette
Animations by Jason Heglund
Music from Epidemic Sound
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'start': 700.155, 'weight': 0, 'content': [{'end': 702.417, 'text': "It's kind of an arbitrary capacity.", 'start': 700.155, 'duration': 2.262}, {'end': 708.622, 'text': 'And it might make sense to create a quadtree with a given capacity when you create it.', 'start': 702.457, 'duration': 6.165}, {'end': 710.603, 'text': "So I'm going to say capacity equals n.", 'start': 708.642, 'duration': 1.961}, {'end': 715.925, 'text': "So now in sketch, I'm going to do quadtree, boundary, comma, 4.", 'start': 711.704, 'duration': 4.221}, {'end': 722.467, 'text': 'So this is a quadtree with each section, each rectangle having a capacity of 4.', 'start': 715.925, 'duration': 6.542}, {'end': 725.707, 'text': 'OK, it was just pointed out to me that I did have a mistake here.', 'start': 722.467, 'duration': 3.24}, {'end': 726.948, 'text': 'This should be height.', 'start': 726.107, 'duration': 0.841}, {'end': 730.008, 'text': 'It is a square, so width and height are equal.', 'start': 727.728, 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'start': 971.025, 'weight': 2, 'content': [{'end': 978.725, 'text': 'So does this make sense, right? Plus, minus, plus, minus, and then Minus, minus, plus, plus.', 'start': 971.025, 'duration': 7.7}, {'end': 980.567, 'text': "So I think I've gotten all the quadrants here.", 'start': 978.765, 'duration': 1.802}, {'end': 984.109, 'text': "So I've made rectangles out of all the quadrants and put them into variables.", 'start': 980.827, 'duration': 3.282}, {'end': 985.17, 'text': "Now, here's the thing.", 'start': 984.37, 'duration': 0.8}, {'end': 988.213, 'text': "I don't always want to subdivide.", 'start': 985.751, 'duration': 2.462}, {'end': 995.058, 'text': "I only want to subdivide if I haven't already subdivided this quad tree.", 'start': 988.253, 'duration': 6.805}, {'end': 996.699, 'text': 'So I could check.', 'start': 995.478, 'duration': 1.221}], 'summary': 'Subdividing quadrants into rectangles and using variables for subdivision decisions.', 'duration': 25.674, 'max_score': 971.025, 'thumbnail': 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'The chapter highlights the use of variables to store subdivisions such as northwest, northeast, southwest, and southeast, improving readability and organization of the code.', 'The code involves recursively calling the insert function on the subsections, such as northeast, northwest, southeast, southwest, to efficiently insert points into the quadtree.']}], 'duration': 533.122, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE700155.jpg', 'highlights': ['The chapter discusses implementing a quadtree with a given capacity of 4, addressing a mistake in defining the height.', 'Setting up the insert function to keep track of points associated with each tile.', 'The process includes checking the capacity of the quadtree, and if it is full, the subdivision occurs to optimize the structure.', "The function 'subdivide' takes a rectangle object and divides it into four sections, computing four points, width, and heights, facilitating the 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If I don't, I'll make them.", 'start': 1234.398, 'duration': 8.433}, {'end': 1246.992, 'text': "And then I'll just say, hey, pass the buck here.", 'start': 1243.111, 'duration': 3.881}, {'end': 1248.832, 'text': 'You take that point, all four of you.', 'start': 1247.232, 'duration': 1.6}, {'end': 1253.573, 'text': "And all four of those will say, do I have room? But here's the thing.", 'start': 1249.152, 'duration': 4.421}, {'end': 1256.293, 'text': "I'm missing something kind of important here.", 'start': 1254.593, 'duration': 1.7}], 'summary': 'Efficiently delegate tasks and prioritize based on available resources and needs.', 'duration': 21.895, 'max_score': 1234.398, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1234398.jpg'}, {'end': 1394.413, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 1362.24, 'weight': 1, 'content': [{'end': 1378.283, 'text': 'Oh my goodness, minus and plus, right? Remember, contains, this is a function that checks if this particular point is within the boundary.', 'start': 1362.24, 'duration': 16.043}, {'end': 1388.769, 'text': 'So is the point is a particular point within the center minus the width and the center plus the width,', 'start': 1378.744, 'duration': 10.025}, {'end': 1391.091, 'text': 'the center minus the height and the center plus the height.', 'start': 1388.769, 'duration': 2.322}, {'end': 1394.413, 'text': "And I'm going to stare at this code for a second to see if it's right.", 'start': 1391.551, 'duration': 2.862}], 'summary': 'Function checks if point is within boundary', 'duration': 32.173, 'max_score': 1362.24, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1362240.jpg'}, {'end': 1468.07, 'src': 'heatmap', 'start': 1440.237, 'weight': 0.862, 'content': [{'end': 1442.437, 'text': "OK, so let's think about this.", 'start': 1440.237, 'duration': 2.2}, {'end': 1446.978, 'text': "How am I doing here? What is this going to do? Let's actually try running the code.", 'start': 1443.217, 'duration': 3.761}, {'end': 1451.319, 'text': 'All right, so I have a boundary.', 'start': 1448.999, 'duration': 2.32}, {'end': 1452.439, 'text': 'Its capacity is four.', 'start': 1451.359, 'duration': 1.08}, {'end': 1454.32, 'text': 'It has a points array, and it got a point.', 'start': 1452.499, 'duration': 1.821}, {'end': 1455.86, 'text': "That's good.", 'start': 1455.42, 'duration': 0.44}, {'end': 1456.94, 'text': "That's great.", 'start': 1456.48, 'duration': 0.46}, {'end': 1458.921, 'text': "Let's add four points.", 'start': 1457.501, 'duration': 1.42}, {'end': 1466.63, 'text': 'All right, look at this.', 'start': 1465.649, 'duration': 0.981}, {'end': 1468.07, 'text': "I've got a boundary.", 'start': 1467.07, 'duration': 1}], 'summary': 'Testing code with a boundary of capacity 4 and adding 4 points successfully.', 'duration': 27.833, 'max_score': 1440.237, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1440237.jpg'}, {'end': 1579.562, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 1548.916, 'weight': 2, 'content': [{'end': 1550.738, 'text': 'West is this way, south is this way.', 'start': 1548.916, 'duration': 1.822}, {'end': 1551.779, 'text': 'So I think this is working.', 'start': 1550.918, 'duration': 0.861}, {'end': 1555.061, 'text': "I think we're kind of getting it subdivided correctly.", 'start': 1552.819, 'duration': 2.242}, {'end': 1558.204, 'text': "Let's try 50 points.", 'start': 1555.402, 'duration': 2.802}, {'end': 1561.587, 'text': 'No errors.', 'start': 1560.906, 'duration': 0.681}, {'end': 1563.608, 'text': "I've got a quad tree with a capacity of four.", 'start': 1561.627, 'duration': 1.981}, {'end': 1564.849, 'text': "It's got four points.", 'start': 1563.908, 'duration': 0.941}, {'end': 1566.871, 'text': 'Northeast has a capacity of four.', 'start': 1565.229, 'duration': 1.642}, {'end': 1567.912, 'text': "It's divided.", 'start': 1567.311, 'duration': 0.601}, {'end': 1568.832, 'text': "It's got four points.", 'start': 1568.032, 'duration': 0.8}, {'end': 1576.398, 'text': "It's got a bunch of subsections, which have, this one just has one point, but maybe this one has no points.", 'start': 1568.993, 'duration': 7.405}, {'end': 1579.562, 'text': "So I think this is working, but here's the thing.", 'start': 1577.52, 'duration': 2.042}], 'summary': 'Successfully subdivided data with 50 points and no errors.', 'duration': 30.646, 'max_score': 1548.916, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1548916.jpg'}], 'start': 1234.398, 'title': 'Decision making, implementing rectangle function, and quad tree subdivision', 'summary': 'Covers the decision-making process, emphasizing effective task delegation; implementing the contains function within the rectangle function to check point boundaries; and quad tree subdivision, including adding, subdividing points, setting capacity, and testing with different numbers of points.', 'chapters': [{'end': 1275.638, 'start': 1234.398, 'title': 'Decision making process', 'summary': 'Discusses the process of decision making, emphasizing the importance of assessing boundaries and delegating tasks effectively among team members.', 'duration': 41.24, 'highlights': ["The importance of assessing boundaries before taking on a task is emphasized, to ensure that the task is within one's boundary.", 'The process of delegating tasks effectively among team members is highlighted, with the suggestion of passing the responsibility to those who have the capacity to take it on.', 'The strategy of delegating tasks to children quadris is mentioned as a way to ensure efficient distribution of responsibilities among team members.']}, {'end': 1394.413, 'start': 1275.938, 'title': 'Implementing rectangle function with contains', 'summary': 'Discusses implementing the contains function within the rectangle function to check if a point is within the boundary, using specific conditions for x and y values, ensuring the point is contained within the defined boundaries.', 'duration': 118.475, 'highlights': ['The contains function is crucial for checking if a point is within the boundary, ensuring efficient handling of points within the defined bounds.', 'Specific conditions for point.x and point.y values are defined within the contains function to determine if the point is contained within the boundaries, optimizing the checking process.', 'The chapter emphasizes the importance of the contains function in efficiently handling points within the defined boundaries, ensuring accurate containment checks for the rectangle function.']}, {'end': 1590.874, 'start': 1396.092, 'title': 'Quad tree subdivision', 'summary': 'Discusses the process of quad tree subdivision, including adding and subdividing points, setting capacity, visualizing the process, and testing with different numbers of points and subsections.', 'duration': 194.782, 'highlights': ["Visualizing the quad tree subdivision process is essential to verify if it's working, beyond just looking at the console output. Importance of visualization in verifying quad tree subdivision process", 'Testing the quad tree with 50 points to ensure it can handle a larger number of points without errors. Testing quad tree with 50 points', 'Discussion about setting capacity of the quad tree and adding and subdividing points based on the defined capacity. Setting capacity and adding/subdividing points']}], 'duration': 356.476, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1234398.jpg', 'highlights': ['The strategy of delegating tasks to children quadris is mentioned as a way to ensure efficient distribution of responsibilities among team members.', 'The contains function is crucial for checking if a point is within the boundary, ensuring efficient handling of points within the defined bounds.', 'Testing the quad tree with 50 points to ensure it can handle a larger number of points without errors.']}, {'end': 2022.623, 'segs': [{'end': 1614.862, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 1591.614, 'weight': 4, 'content': [{'end': 1598.582, 'text': "So I'm going to break with what I said at the beginning, whoops, which is trying to purely have this.", 'start': 1591.614, 'duration': 6.968}, {'end': 1601.63, 'text': 'I think what I want to do.', 'start': 1600.63, 'duration': 1}, {'end': 1605.174, 'text': 'I mean I kind of want the quadtree thing to be independent of p5,', 'start': 1601.63, 'duration': 3.544}, {'end': 1609.277, 'text': "but I'm going to give that up just for a second because I want to write a function called quadtree show.", 'start': 1605.174, 'duration': 4.103}, {'end': 1614.862, 'text': "And what I'm going to do here is I am going to add a function called show.", 'start': 1610.639, 'duration': 4.223}], 'summary': 'The speaker plans to write a function called quadtree show and add a function called show.', 'duration': 23.248, 'max_score': 1591.614, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1591614.jpg'}, {'end': 1690.965, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 1656.768, 'weight': 0, 'content': [{'end': 1662.454, 'text': 'And then, all right, then if, then I want to recursively draw any of its children boundaries.', 'start': 1656.768, 'duration': 5.686}, {'end': 1669.122, 'text': 'So if this is divided, then I can say this.northwest.show.', 'start': 1662.674, 'duration': 6.448}, {'end': 1678.816, 'text': 'So I want to recursively north, east, south, east, south, west.', 'start': 1670.37, 'duration': 8.446}, {'end': 1681.038, 'text': "Doesn't really matter what order, but just to be consistent.", 'start': 1678.856, 'duration': 2.182}, {'end': 1683.479, 'text': 'North, east, north, west, south, east, south, west.', 'start': 1681.378, 'duration': 2.101}, {'end': 1684.26, 'text': "Let's take a look.", 'start': 1683.599, 'duration': 0.661}, {'end': 1690.965, 'text': 'Rectangle is not defined, quadtree.js.', 'start': 1688.063, 'duration': 2.902}], 'summary': 'Recursively draw children boundaries in quadtree.js', 'duration': 34.197, 'max_score': 1656.768, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1656768.jpg'}, {'end': 1954.565, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 1923.607, 'weight': 1, 'content': [{'end': 1934.04, 'text': "Like if I actually insert five random points whenever I'm clicking the mouse, and we can just set these like a little bit, randomly around one area.", 'start': 1923.607, 'duration': 10.433}, {'end': 1935.843, 'text': 'And let me run this again.', 'start': 1934.781, 'duration': 1.062}, {'end': 1940.29, 'text': "Yeah, so you can see, I'm just getting these subdivisions.", 'start': 1935.863, 'duration': 4.427}, {'end': 1949.762, 'text': "And so now we can sort of see that what I'm doing here is I'm getting a nice.", 'start': 1940.971, 'duration': 8.791}, {'end': 1954.565, 'text': "it's subdividing more where it needs more subdivisions, if that makes sense.", 'start': 1949.762, 'duration': 4.803}], 'summary': 'Inserting five random points creates more subdivisions where needed.', 'duration': 30.958, 'max_score': 1923.607, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1923607.jpg'}, {'end': 2008.655, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 1972.597, 'weight': 3, 'content': [{'end': 1977.681, 'text': 'So what I think that I need to do here is in the insert function, in the contains function.', 'start': 1972.597, 'duration': 5.084}, {'end': 1984.966, 'text': "What I need to do probably is just consider whether it's less than or equal to.", 'start': 1979.202, 'duration': 5.764}, {'end': 1992.271, 'text': "And I could do that on just two edges so that it would kind of, but, you know, what if it's on the edge of the very edge? I don't know.", 'start': 1985.406, 'duration': 6.865}, {'end': 1995.192, 'text': 'What I could do is just kind of be inclusive.', 'start': 1992.571, 'duration': 2.621}, {'end': 2008.655, 'text': "How do you write these? Like this? And this should take care of that, because I'm going to just say, if you're on my edge, I'm going to take you.", 'start': 1998.174, 'duration': 10.481}], 'summary': 'Discussing inclusive edge conditions in the insert and contains functions.', 'duration': 36.058, 'max_score': 1972.597, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1972597.jpg'}], 'start': 1591.614, 'title': 'Implementing and visualizing quadtree', 'summary': 'Covers the implementation of quadtree visualization and implementation, discussing the quadtree show function, modifying points, insertion of points, addressing edge cases, and potential impact on frame rate.', 'chapters': [{'end': 1828.883, 'start': 1591.614, 'title': 'Implementing quadtree visualization', 'summary': 'Discusses implementing a function called quadtree show to visualize the quadtree boundaries, recursively drawing its children, and modifying the points to create more interesting subdivisions.', 'duration': 237.269, 'highlights': ['The author discusses implementing a function called quadtree show to visualize the quadtree boundaries and recursively draw its children, which contributes to the understanding of the quadtree structure and its subdivisions.', "The author modifies the points to create more interesting subdivisions, aiming to demonstrate the impact of point distribution on the quadtree's subdivisions.", 'The author encounters errors related to undefined variables and resolves them while implementing the quadtree visualization function.']}, {'end': 2022.623, 'start': 1830.264, 'title': 'Quad tree implementation', 'summary': 'Discusses the implementation of a quad tree, allowing for the insertion of points as well as addressing edge cases, resulting in the subdivision of areas and potential impact on frame rate.', 'duration': 192.359, 'highlights': ['The implementation involves adding a draw function and inserting points based on mouse clicks, resulting in a more subdivided area where more points are inserted.', 'Addressing edge cases involves considering whether a point is less than or equal to, and using inclusive methods to handle points on the edge, impacting the accuracy of the subdivision.', 'Inserting five random points when clicking the mouse results in more interesting subdivisions and can impact the visualization of the quad tree.']}], 'duration': 431.009, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE1591614.jpg', 'highlights': ['The author discusses implementing a function called quadtree show to visualize the quadtree boundaries and recursively draw its children, contributing to the understanding of the quadtree structure and its subdivisions.', 'The implementation involves adding a draw function and inserting points based on mouse clicks, resulting in a more subdivided area where more points are inserted.', "The author modifies the points to create more interesting subdivisions, aiming to demonstrate the impact of point distribution on the quadtree's subdivisions.", 'Addressing edge cases involves considering whether a point is less than or equal to, and using inclusive methods to handle points on the edge, impacting the accuracy of the subdivision.', 'The author encounters errors related to undefined variables and resolves them while implementing the quadtree visualization function.', 'Inserting five random points when clicking the mouse results in more interesting subdivisions and can impact the visualization of the quad tree.']}, {'end': 2276.429, 'segs': [{'end': 2089.692, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 2063.793, 'weight': 0, 'content': [{'end': 2073.822, 'text': "And I think what I'm going to do is make that part two of this coding challenge, because this first part of the coding challenge is is finished.", 'start': 2063.793, 'duration': 10.029}, {'end': 2080.414, 'text': "I've made the quadtree data structure and I'm storing the 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"So it should return false if it's not contained.", 'start': 2123.756, 'duration': 3.443}, {'end': 2136.004, 'text': 'And it should return true if it is actually inserted into the points array.', 'start': 2127.899, 'duration': 8.105}, {'end': 2137.565, 'text': 'And then I can just say if.', 'start': 2136.405, 'duration': 1.16}, {'end': 2141.944, 'text': 'I can wrap each one of these.', 'start': 2140.563, 'duration': 1.381}], 'summary': 'The insert function should return true or false based on whether the point is successfully inserted into the array.', 'duration': 28.434, 'max_score': 2113.51, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE2113510.jpg'}, {'end': 2276.429, 'src': 'embed', 'start': 2240.107, 'weight': 2, 'content': [{'end': 2243.13, 'text': "I'm going to leave it like this because it's really explicit about the algorithm.", 'start': 2240.107, 'duration': 3.023}, {'end': 2244.831, 'text': 'I do want to write some comments in here.', 'start': 2243.19, 'duration': 1.641}, {'end': 2246.492, 'text': "So I'm going to finish with this.", 'start': 2245.071, 'duration': 1.421}, {'end': 2249.334, 'text': 'First part one of quad tree.', 'start': 2247.273, 'duration': 2.061}, {'end': 2253.316, 'text': "I've made a quad tree in only four and a half hours it took me.", 'start': 2249.514, 'duration': 3.802}, {'end': 2255.257, 'text': "And I'm going to do a part two.", 'start': 2254.217, 'duration': 1.04}, {'end': 2265.183, 'text': "And in part two, what I'm going to do is ask for a selection of points within a certain boundary.", 'start': 2255.357, 'duration': 9.826}, {'end': 2271.246, 'text': 'And then I can apply that to a collision detection problem and make that collision detection problem much, much faster.', 'start': 2265.763, 'duration': 5.483}, {'end': 2272.947, 'text': 'So thanks for watching this part one.', 'start': 2271.526, 'duration': 1.421}, {'end': 2274.168, 'text': 'And watch part two if you like.', 'start': 2273.027, 'duration': 1.141}, {'end': 2274.808, 'text': "It'll be next.", 'start': 2274.208, 'duration': 0.6}, {'end': 2276.429, 'text': "And you can find a link to it in this video's description.", 'start': 2274.848, 'duration': 1.581}], 'summary': 'Created a quad tree in 4.5 hours to improve collision detection speed.', 'duration': 36.322, 'max_score': 2240.107, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE2240107.jpg'}], 'start': 2022.643, 'title': 'Quadtree data structure creation and insert function', 'summary': "Explains the process of creating a quadtree data structure to store points, emphasizing the need to address the issue of points being added to multiple quad trees when they are on the edge between two sections. additionally, it discusses the insert function in a quad tree, aiming to return true if a point is successfully inserted and false if it's not contained, with a preference for the 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'title': 'Quad tree insert function', 'summary': "Discusses the insert function in a quad tree, aiming to return true if a point is successfully inserted and false if it's not contained, with a preference for the northeast boundary, and the speaker intends to continue with a part two on the topic.", 'duration': 162.919, 'highlights': ["The insert function should return true if the point is actually inserted into the points array and false if it's not contained, ensuring it's only ever inserted into one boundary.", 'The speaker plans to continue with a part two to cover a selection of points within a certain boundary and apply it to a collision detection problem to improve its speed.', 'The speaker has made a quad tree in four and a half hours and encourages viewers to create a much nicer version of the code in their own projects.']}], 'duration': 253.786, 'thumbnail': 'https://coursnap.oss-ap-southeast-1.aliyuncs.com/video-capture/OJxEcs0w_kE/pics/OJxEcs0w_kE2022643.jpg', 'highlights': ['The chapter emphasizes the need to address the issue of points being added to more than one quad tree, presenting it as a problem that needs to be resolved before proceeding.', "The insert function should return true if the point is actually inserted into the points array and false if it's not contained, ensuring it's only ever inserted into one boundary.", 'The speaker plans to continue with a part two to cover a selection of points within a certain boundary and apply it to a collision detection problem to improve its speed.', 'The chapter discusses the process of creating a quadtree data structure to store points, highlighting the visualization of a recursive tree pattern and the nested tree of rectangle objects.', 'The speaker has made a quad tree in four and a half hours and encourages viewers to create a much nicer version of the code in their own projects.', 'It mentions the completion of the first part of the coding challenge, which involves making the quadtree data structure and storing points in it.']}], 'highlights': ['The quad tree potentially reduces the number of checks to n log n instead of n squared.', 'The quad tree operates in o log n time, enabling efficient lookup of particles within a given area.', 'Restructuring the quad tree every frame is necessary and results in a substantial reduction in elements, enhancing efficiency and performance.', 'The quad tree for collision detection needs to be built every frame of animation, resulting in a significant reduction from 1 million to 3,000 elements.', 'The chapter discusses implementing a quadtree with a given capacity of 4, addressing a mistake in defining the height.', 'The process includes checking the capacity of the quadtree, and if it is full, the subdivision occurs to optimize the structure.', 'The strategy of delegating tasks to children quadris is mentioned as a way to ensure efficient distribution of responsibilities among team members.', 'The author discusses implementing a function called quadtree show to visualize the quadtree boundaries and recursively draw its children, contributing to the understanding of the quadtree structure and its subdivisions.', 'The chapter emphasizes the need to address the issue of points being added to more than one quad tree, presenting it as a problem that needs to be resolved before proceeding.', "The insert function should return true if the point is actually inserted into the points array and false if it's not contained, ensuring it's only ever inserted into one boundary."]}