The prefix array is quite famous in the programming world. This article would discuss a variation of this scheme. This deals with the cumulative list sum till a K value, and again starts cumulation of sum from occurrence of K value. Let’s discuss certain way in which this can be performed.
Method #1 : Using Naive Method
In the naive method, we just construct the new list comprising of the the sum of prev. value of list until K and restarts the procedure once a non K value is encountered.
The original list is : [1, 3, 4, 10, 4, 5, 10, 7, 8] The computed modified new list : [1, 4, 8, 18, 22, 27, 37, 44, 52]
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