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at June 8, 2010 22:01 by chroto

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```#!/usr/bin/python

# Project Euler - Problem 17
# In the numbers 1 - 1000 how many letters are needed
# to spell out each word.

sum = 11 # one thousand
for n in range(1,1000):

if n % 900 != n:
sum += 14 # 'nine hundred and'
x = n % 900
elif n % 800 != n:
sum += 15 # 'eight hundred and'
x = n % 800
elif n % 700 != n:
sum += 15 # 'seven hundred and'
x = n % 700
elif n % 600 != n:
sum += 13 # 'six hundred and'
x = n % 600
elif n % 500 != n:
sum += 14 # 'five hundred and'
x = n % 500
elif n % 400 != n:
sum += 14 # 'four hundred and'
x = n % 400
elif n % 300 != n:
sum += 15 # 'three hundred and'
x = n % 300
elif n % 200 != n:
sum += 13 # 'two hundred and'
x = n % 200
elif n % 100 != n:
sum += 13 # 'one hundred and'
x = n % 100
else:
x = n # n < 100

if x == 0:
sum -= 3 # 'remove "and"'
elif x % 90 != x:
sum += 6 # 'ninety'
x = x % 90
elif x % 80 != x:
sum += 6 # 'eighty'
x = x % 80
elif x % 70 != x:
sum += 7 # 'seventy'
x = x % 70
elif x % 60 != x:
sum += 5 # 'sixty'
x = x % 60
elif x % 50 != x:
sum += 5 # 'fifty'
x = x % 50
elif x % 40 != x:
sum += 5 # 'forty'
x = x % 40
elif x % 30 != x:
sum += 6 # 'thirty'
x = x % 30
elif x % 20 != x:
sum += 6 # 'twenty'
x = x % 20
elif x % 10 != x:
if x == 17:
sum += 9
elif x == 11 or x == 12:
sum += 6
elif x == 15 or x == 16:
sum += 7
elif x == 10:
sum += 3
else:
sum += 8
x = 0

if x == 1 or x == 2 or x == 6:
sum += 3
elif x == 3 or x == 7 or x== 8:
sum += 5
elif x == 4 or x == 5 or x == 9:
sum += 4

print sum```

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`Project Euler - Problem 17`

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`Python`