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  • Pass Triangle

    Challenge Description:

    By starting at the top of the triangle and moving to adjacent numbers on the row below, the maximum total from top to bottom is 27.

       5
      9 6
     4 6 8
    0 7 1 5

    5 + 9 + 6 + 7 = 27

    Input sample:

    Your program should accept as its first argument a path to a filename. Input example is the following:

    5 9 6 4 6 8 0 7 1 5

    You make also check full input file which will be used for your code evaluation.

    Output sample:

    The correct output is the maximum sum for the triangle. So for the given example the correct answer would be

    27
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