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Program to print pyramid pattern
  • Difficulty Level : Basic
  • Last Updated : 09 Apr, 2021

Write to program to print the pyramid pattern formed of stars 

Example : 

Input:  n = 6
Output:
       *
       * *
       * * *
       * * * *
       * * * * *
       * * * * * * 
       * * * * *
       * * * *
       * * *
       * * 
       *

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The idea is to use two for loops for every part of the pyramid. The two parts may be classified as upper part and lower part 

C++




// C++ program to print Pyramid pattern
#include<iostream>
using namespace std;
 
void pattern(int n)
{   
    // For printing the upper part of the pyramid
    for (int i = 1; i < n; i++){
        for (int j = 1; j < i+1; j++){
            cout <<" * ";
        }
        cout << endl ;
    }
 
    // For printing the lower part of pyramid
    for (int i = n; i > 0; i--){
        for (int j = i; j > 0; j--){
            cout <<  " * ";
        }
        cout << endl ;
    }
}
 
// Driver program
int main()
{
    pattern(6);
    return 0;
}

Java




// Java program to print Pyramid pattern
import java.io.*;
 
class GFG
{
    public static void pattern(int n)
    {
        // For printing the upper
        // part of the pyramid
        for (int i = 1; i < n; i++)
        {
            for (int j = 1; j < i+1; j++)
            {
                System.out.print(" * ");
            }
            System.out.println();
        }
     
        // For printing the lower
        // part of pyramid
        for (int i = n; i > 0; i--)
        {
            for (int j = i; j > 0; j--)
            {
                System.out.print(" * ");
            }
            System.out.println();
        }
    }
     
    // Driver program
    public static void main(String args[])
    {
        pattern(6);
    }
}
     
// This code is contributed by NIkita Tiwari.

Python




# Python program to print Pyramid pattern
 
def pattern(n):
    
    # For printing the upper part of pyramid
    for i in range (1, n+1):
        for j in range (1, i+1):
            print " *",
        print
     
    # for printing the middle and lower part of pyramid
    for i in range (n, 1, -1):
        for j in range (i, 1, -1):
            print " *",
        print
 
# Driver program
pattern(6)

C#




// C# program to print Pyramid pattern
using System;
 
class GFG {
    public static void pattern(int n)
    {
        // For printing the upper
        // part of the pyramid
        for (int i = 1; i < n; i++) {
            for (int j = 1; j < i + 1; j++) {
                Console.Write(" * ");
            }
            Console.WriteLine();
        }
 
        // For printing the lower
        // part of pyramid
        for (int i = n; i > 0; i--) {
            for (int j = i; j > 0; j--) {
                Console.Write(" * ");
            }
            Console.WriteLine();
        }
    }
 
    // Driver program
    public static void Main()
    {
        pattern(6);
    }
}
 
// This code is contributed by vt_m.

PHP




<?php
// PHP implementation to print
// Pyramid pattern
 
function pattern($n)
{
    // For printing the upper part
    // of the pyramid
    for ($i = 1; $i < $n; $i++)
    {
        for ($j = 1; $j < $i+1; $j++)
        {
            echo " * ";
        }
        echo "\n" ;
    }
 
    // For printing the lower part
    // of pyramid
    for ($i = $n; $i > 0; $i--)
    {
        for ($j = $i; $j > 0; $j--)
        {
            echo " * ";
        }
        echo "\n" ;
    }
}
 
// Driver code
$n=6;
pattern($n);
 
// This code is contributed by mits
?>

Javascript




<script>
 
// JavaScript program to print Pyramid pattern
function pattern(n)
{
     
    // For printing the upper
    // part of the pyramid
    for(var i = 1; i < n; i++)
    {
        for(var j = 1; j < i + 1; j++)
        {
            document.write(" * ");
        }
        document.write("<br>");
    }
     
    // For printing the lower part of pyramid
    for(var i = n; i > 0; i--)
    {
        for(var j = i; j > 0; j--)
        {
            document.write(" * ");
        }
        document.write("<br>");
    }
}
 
// Driver code
pattern(6);
 
// This code is contributed by rdtank
 
</script>

Output : 

 *
 *  *
 *  *  *
 *  *  *  *
 *  *  *  *  *
 *  *  *  *  *  *
 *  *  *  *  *
 *  *  *  *
 *  *  *
 *  *
 *

This article is contributed by Rahul Gupta. Please write comments if you find anything incorrect, or you want to share more information about the topic discussed above
 




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