Daily Challenge (121 Part Series)
Greed is a dice game played with five six-sided dice. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to score a throw according to these rules. You will always be given an array with five six-sided dice values.
Three 1's => 1000 points Three 6's => 600 points Three 5's => 500 points Three 4's => 400 points Three 3's => 300 points Three 2's => 200 points One 1 => 100 points One 5 => 50 point
A single die can only be counted once in each roll. For example, a "5" can only count as part of a triplet (contributing to the 500 points) or as a single 50 points, but not both in the same roll.
In some languages, it is possible to mutate the input to the function. This is something that you should never do. If you mutate the input, you will not be able to pass all the tests.
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