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The value of $j$ at the end of the execution of the following C program

int incr (int i)
    static int count = 0;
    count = count + i;
    return (count);
main () { 
    int i, j; 
    for (i = 0; i <= 4; i++)
       j = incr (i);


  1. $10$
  2. $4$
  3. $6$
  4. $7$
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Answer: (A)

At $i=0, j=0$
At $i=1, j=1$
At $i=2, j=3$
At $i=3, j=6$
At $i=4, j=10$

answered by Veteran (35.9k points)
edited ago by
$\frac{(n)*(n+1)}{2}$ Put n = 4.
This is because count being a static variable is not reinitialized at every call post the first call of incr(i)
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answered by Boss (5.1k points)

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