Add Odd or Subtract Even Coding Question-Codeforces rated 800

Problem Statement :

You are given two positive integers a and b.

In one move, you can change a in the following way:-

Choose any positive odd integer x (x>0) and replace a with a+x;

choose any positive even integer y (y>0) and replace a with a−y.

You can perform as many such operations as you want. You can choose the same numbers x and y in different moves.

Your task is to find the minimum number of moves required to obtain b from a. It is guaranteed that you can always obtain b from a.

You have to answer t independent test cases.

Input Format:

The first line of the input contains one integer t (1≤t≤10^4) — the number of test cases.

Then t test cases follow. Each test case is given as two space-separated integers a and b (1≤a,b≤10^9).

Output Format:

For each test case, print the answer — the minimum number of moves required to obtain bb from aa if you can perform any number of moves described in the problem statement. It is guaranteed that you can always obtain b from a.

Given:

Output:

Explanation of Test Case:

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