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BJP3 Self-Check 12.15: mystery6

Added by: Marty Stepp on 2013/04/01

For each call to the following method, indicate what value is returned:

public static int mystery6(int n, int k) {
    if (k == 0 || k == n) {
        return 1;
    } else if (k > n) {
        return 0;
    } else {
        return mystery6(n - 1, k - 1) + mystery6(n - 1, k);
    }
}
mystery6(7, 1)
mystery6(4, 2)
mystery6(4, 3)
mystery6(5, 3)
mystery6(5, 4)

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