A Complex Function

Computer Science Level 4

The first \(50\) natural numbers are written on a board. You apply the following operation \(49\) times, until you arrive at one final number:

  • Select any two numbers from the board, \(a\) and \(b\).

  • Erase those two numbers, and replace them with \(|a-b|\).

Determine the sum of all possible values for the final value remaining number on the board.


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