Sum Of Multiples in Ruby
Given a number, find the sum of all the multiples of particular numbers up to but not including that number.
exercism fetch ruby sum-of-multiples
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.
For installation and learning resources, refer to the exercism help page.
For running the tests provided, you will need the Minitest gem. Open a terminal window and run the following command to install minitest:
gem install minitest
If you would like color output, you can
require 'minitest/pride' in
the test file, or note the alternative instruction, below, for running
the test file.
Run the tests from the exercise directory using the following command:
To include color from the command line:
ruby -r minitest/pride sum_of_multiples_test.rb
A variation on Problem 1 at Project Euler http://projecteuler.net/problem=1
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