Daily Challenge (118 Part Series)
Eulampy has a collection of some almost identical Fabergè eggs. One day his friend Tempter said to him:
- Do you see that skyscraper? And can you tell me a maximal floor that if you drop your egg from will not crack it?
- No, - said Eulampy.
- But if you give me N eggs, - says Tempter - I'll tell you an answer.
- Deal - said Eulampy. But I have one requirement before we start this: if I will see more than M falls of egg, my heart will be crushed instead of egg. So you have only M tries to throw eggs. Would you tell me an exact floor with this limitation?
Your task is to help Tempter - write a function
height :: Integer -> Integer -> Integer
height n m = -- see text
that takes 2 arguments - the number of eggs
n and the number of trys
m - you should calculate maximum skyscraper height (in floors), in which it is guaranteed to find an exactly maximal floor from which that an egg won't crack it.
You can throw an egg from a specific floor every try
Every egg has the same, certain durability - if they're thrown from a certain floor or below, they won't crack. Otherwise, they crack.
What is the maximum height, such that you can always determine which floor the target floor is when the target floor can be any floor between 1 to this maximum height?
height 0 14 = 0
height 2 0 = 0
height 2 14 = 105
height 7 20 = 137979
n <= 20000
m <= 20000
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