Sum Of Multiples in C
Given a number, find the sum of all the multiples of particular numbers up to but not including that number.
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Sum Of Multiples
Given a number, find the sum of all the unique multiples of particular numbers up to but not including that number.
If we list all the natural numbers below 20 that are multiples of 3 or 5, we get 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 15, and 18.
The sum of these multiples is 78.
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Passing the Tests
Get the first test compiling, linking and passing by following the three rules of test-driven development.
The included makefile can be used to create and run the tests using the
Create just the functions you need to satisfy any compiler errors and get the test to fail. Then write just enough code to get the test to pass. Once you've done that, move onto the next test.
As you progress through the tests, take the time to refactor your implementation for readability and expressiveness and then go on to the next test.
Try to use standard C99 facilities in preference to writing your own low-level algorithms or facilities by hand.
A variation on Problem 1 at Project Euler http://projecteuler.net/problem=1
Submitting Incomplete Solutions
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