Given an integer **n**, the task is to find the number of trailing zeros in the function i.e. **f(n) = 1 ^{1} * 2^{2} * 3^{3} * … * n^{n}**.

**Examples:**

Input:n = 5Output:5

f(5) = 1^{1}* 2^{2}* 3^{3}* 4^{4}* 5^{5}= 1 * 4 * 27 * 256 * 3125 = 86400000

Input:n = 12Output:15

**Approach:** We know that **5 * 2 = 10** i.e. 1 trailing zero is the result of the multiplication of a single 5 and a single 2. So, if we have **x** number of **5** and **y** number of **2** then the number of trailing zeros will be **min(x, y)**.

Now, for every number **i** in the series, we need to count the number of **2** and **5** in its factors say **x** and **y** but the number of **2s** and **5s** will be **x * i** and **y * i** respectively because in the series **i** is raised to the power itself i.e. **i ^{i}**. Count the number of

**2s**and

**5s**in the complete series and print the minimum of them which is the required answer.

Below is the implementation of the above approach:

## C++

`// C++ implementation of the approach` `#include <bits/stdc++.h>` `using` `namespace` `std;` `// Function to return the number of` `// trailing zeros` `int` `trailing_zeros(` `int` `N)` `{` ` ` `// To store the number of 2s and 5s` ` ` `int` `count_of_two = 0, count_of_five = 0;` ` ` `for` `(` `int` `i = 1; i <= N; i++) {` ` ` `int` `val = i;` ` ` `while` `(val % 2 == 0 && val > 0) {` ` ` `val /= 2;` ` ` `// If we get a factor 2 then we` ` ` `// have i number of 2s because` ` ` `// the power of the number is` ` ` `// raised to i` ` ` `count_of_two += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `while` `(val % 5 == 0 && val > 0) {` ` ` `val /= 5;` ` ` `// If we get a factor 5 then` ` ` `// we have i number of 5s` ` ` `// because the power of the` ` ` `// number is raised to i` ` ` `count_of_five += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Take the minimum of them` ` ` `int` `ans = min(count_of_two, count_of_five);` ` ` `return` `ans;` `}` `// Driver code` `int` `main()` `{` ` ` `int` `N = 12;` ` ` `cout << trailing_zeros(N);` ` ` `return` `0;` `}` |

## Java

`// Java implementation of the approach` `class` `GFG` `{` ` ` `// Function to return the number of` `// trailing zeros` `static` `int` `trailing_zeros(` `int` `N)` `{` ` ` `// To store the number of 2s and 5s` ` ` `int` `count_of_two = ` `0` `, count_of_five = ` `0` `;` ` ` `for` `(` `int` `i = ` `1` `; i <= N; i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `val = i;` ` ` `while` `(val % ` `2` `== ` `0` `&& val > ` `0` `)` ` ` `{` ` ` `val /= ` `2` `;` ` ` `// If we get a factor 2 then we` ` ` `// have i number of 2s because` ` ` `// the power of the number is` ` ` `// raised to i` ` ` `count_of_two += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `while` `(val % ` `5` `== ` `0` `&& val > ` `0` `)` ` ` `{` ` ` `val /= ` `5` `;` ` ` `// If we get a factor 5 then` ` ` `// we have i number of 5s` ` ` `// because the power of the` ` ` `// number is raised to i` ` ` `count_of_five += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Take the minimum of them` ` ` `int` `ans = Math.min(count_of_two, count_of_five);` ` ` `return` `ans;` `}` `// Driver code` `public` `static` `void` `main (String[] args)` `{` ` ` `int` `N = ` `12` `;` ` ` `System.out.println(trailing_zeros(N));` `}` `}` `// This code is contributed by chandan_jnu` |

## Python3

`# Python 3 implementation of the approach` `# Function to return the number of` `# trailing zeros` `def` `trailing_zeros(N):` ` ` ` ` `# To store the number of 2s and 5s` ` ` `count_of_two ` `=` `0` ` ` `count_of_five ` `=` `0` ` ` `for` `i ` `in` `range` `(` `1` `, N ` `+` `1` `, ` `1` `):` ` ` `val ` `=` `i` ` ` `while` `(val ` `%` `2` `=` `=` `0` `and` `val > ` `0` `):` ` ` `val ` `/` `=` `2` ` ` `# If we get a factor 2 then we` ` ` `# have i number of 2s because` ` ` `# the power of the number is` ` ` `# raised to i` ` ` `count_of_two ` `+` `=` `i` ` ` `while` `(val ` `%` `5` `=` `=` `0` `and` `val > ` `0` `):` ` ` `val ` `/` `=` `5` ` ` `# If we get a factor 5 then we` ` ` `# have i number of 5s because` ` ` `# the power of the number is` ` ` `# raised to i` ` ` `count_of_five ` `+` `=` `i` ` ` ` ` `# Take the minimum of them` ` ` `ans ` `=` `min` `(count_of_two, count_of_five)` ` ` `return` `ans` `# Driver code` `if` `__name__ ` `=` `=` `'__main__'` `:` ` ` `N ` `=` `12` ` ` `print` `(trailing_zeros(N))` `# This code is contributed by` `# Sanjit_Prasad` |

## C#

`// C# implementation of the above approach` `using` `System;` `class` `GFG` `{` ` ` ` ` `// Function to return the number of` ` ` `// trailing zeros` ` ` `static` `int` `trailing_zeros(` `int` `N)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `// To store the number of 2s and 5s` ` ` `int` `count_of_two = 0, count_of_five = 0;` ` ` ` ` `for` `(` `int` `i = 1; i <= N; i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `val = i;` ` ` `while` `(val % 2 == 0 && val > 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `val /= 2;` ` ` ` ` `// If we get a factor 2 then we` ` ` `// have i number of 2s because` ` ` `// the power of the number is` ` ` `// raised to i` ` ` `count_of_two += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `while` `(val % 5 == 0 && val > 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `val /= 5;` ` ` ` ` `// If we get a factor 5 then` ` ` `// we have i number of 5s` ` ` `// because the power of the` ` ` `// number is raised to i` ` ` `count_of_five += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Take the minimum of them` ` ` `int` `ans = Math.Min(count_of_two, count_of_five);` ` ` ` ` `return` `ans;` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Driver code` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `Main()` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `N = 12;` ` ` `Console.WriteLine(trailing_zeros(N));` ` ` `}` `}` `// This code is contributed by Ryuga` |

## PHP

`<?php` `// PHP implementation of the approach` `// Function to return the number of` `// trailing zeros` `function` `trailing_zeros(` `$N` `)` `{` ` ` `// To store the number of 2s and 5s` ` ` `$count_of_two` `= 0;` ` ` `$count_of_five` `= 0;` ` ` `for` `(` `$i` `= 1; ` `$i` `<= ` `$N` `; ` `$i` `++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `$val` `= ` `$i` `;` ` ` `while` `(` `$val` `% 2 == 0 && ` `$val` `> 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `$val` `/= 2;` ` ` `// If we get a factor 2 then we` ` ` `// have i number of 2s because` ` ` `// the power of the number is` ` ` `// raised to i` ` ` `$count_of_two` `+= ` `$i` `;` ` ` `}` ` ` `while` `(` `$val` `% 5 == 0 && ` `$val` `> 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `$val` `/= 5;` ` ` `// If we get a factor 5 then` ` ` `// we have i number of 5s` ` ` `// because the power of the` ` ` `// number is raised to i` ` ` `$count_of_five` `+= ` `$i` `;` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Take the minimum of them` ` ` `$ans` `= min(` `$count_of_two` `, ` `$count_of_five` `);` ` ` `return` `$ans` `;` `}` `// Driver code` `$N` `= 12;` `echo` `trailing_zeros(` `$N` `);` `// This code is contributed by ita_c` `?>` |

## Javascript

`<script>` `// Javascript implementation of the approach` `// Function to return the number of` `// trailing zeros` `function` `trailing_zeros(N)` `{` ` ` ` ` `// To store the number of 2s and 5s` ` ` `let count_of_two = 0, count_of_five = 0;` ` ` `for` `(let i = 1; i <= N; i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `let val = i;` ` ` `while` `(val % 2 == 0 && val > 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `val = parseInt(val / 2);` ` ` `// If we get a factor 2 then we` ` ` `// have i number of 2s because` ` ` `// the power of the number is` ` ` `// raised to i` ` ` `count_of_two += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `while` `(val % 5 == 0 && val > 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `val = parseInt(val / 5);` ` ` `// If we get a factor 5 then` ` ` `// we have i number of 5s` ` ` `// because the power of the` ` ` `// number is raised to i` ` ` `count_of_five += i;` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Take the minimum of them` ` ` `let ans = Math.min(count_of_two,` ` ` `count_of_five);` ` ` `return` `ans;` `}` `// Driver code` `let N = 12;` `document.write(trailing_zeros(N));` `// This code is contributed by subhammahato348` `</script>` |

**Output:**

15

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