# Trailing number of 0s in product of two factorials

Given two integer N or M find the number of zero’s trailing in product of factorials (N!*M!)?

Examples:

Input : N = 4, M = 5 Output : 1 Explanation : 4! = 24, 5! = 120 Product has only 1 trailing 0. Input : N = 127!, M = 57! Output : 44

As discussed in number of zeros in N! can be calculated by recursively dividing N by 5 and adding up the quotients.

For example if N = 127, then

Number of 0 in 127! = 127/5 + 127/25 + 127/125 + 127/625

= 25 + 5 + 1 + 0

= 31

Number of 0s in N! = 31. Similarly, for M we can calculate and add both of them.

So, by above we can conclude that number of zeroes in N!*M! Is equal to sum of number of zeroes in N! and M!.

f(N) = floor(N/5) + floor(N/5^2) + … floor(N/5^3) + …

f(M) = floor(x/5) + floor(M/5^2) + … floor(M/5^3) + …

Then answer is f(N)+f(M)

## C++

`// CPP program for count number of trailing zeros` `// in N! * M!` `#include <iostream>` `using` `namespace` `std;` `// Returns number of zeros in factorial n` `int` `trailingZero(` `int` `x)` `{` ` ` `// dividing x by powers of 5 and update count` ` ` `int` `i = 5, count = 0;` ` ` `while` `(x > i) {` ` ` `count = count + x / i;` ` ` `i = i * 5;` ` ` `}` ` ` `return` `count;` `}` `// Returns count of trailing zeros in M! x N!` `int` `countProductTrailing(` `int` `M, ` `int` `N)` `{` ` ` `return` `trailingZero(N) + trailingZero(M);` `}` `// Driver program` `int` `main()` `{` ` ` `int` `N = 67, M = 98;` ` ` `cout << countProductTrailing(N, M);` ` ` `return` `0;` `}` |

## Java

`// Java program for count number` `// of trailing zeros in N! * M!` `import` `java.io.*;` `class` `GFG {` ` ` ` ` `// Returns number of zeros in factorial n` ` ` `static` `int` `trailingZero(` `int` `x)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// dividing x by powers` ` ` `// of 5 and update count` ` ` `int` `i = ` `5` `, count = ` `0` `;` ` ` ` ` `while` `(x > i) {` ` ` ` ` `count = count + x / i;` ` ` `i = i * ` `5` `;` ` ` `}` ` ` `return` `count;` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Returns count of trailing zeros in M! x N!` ` ` `static` `int` `countProductTrailing(` `int` `M, ` `int` `N)` ` ` `{` ` ` `return` `trailingZero(N) + trailingZero(M);` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Driver program` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `main(String args[])` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `N = ` `67` `, M = ` `98` `;` ` ` `System.out.println(countProductTrailing(N, M));` ` ` `}` `}` `/* This code is contributed by Nikita Tiwari.*/` |

## Python3

`# Python 3 program for count` `# number of trailing zeros` `# in N ! * M !` `# Returns number of zeros in` `# factorial n` `def` `trailingZero(x) :` ` ` `# Dividing x by powers of 5` ` ` `# and update count` ` ` `i ` `=` `5` ` ` `count ` `=` `0` ` ` ` ` `while` `(x > i) :` ` ` `count ` `=` `count ` `+` `x ` `/` `/` `i` ` ` `i ` `=` `i ` `*` `5` ` ` ` ` `return` `count` ` ` `# Returns count of trailing` `# zeros in M ! x N !` `def` `countProductTrailing(M, N) :` ` ` `return` `trailingZero(N) ` `+` `trailingZero(M)` ` ` `# Driver program` `N ` `=` `67` `M ` `=` `98` `print` `(countProductTrailing(N, M))` `# This code is contributed by Nikita Tiwari.` |

## C#

`// Java program for count number` `// of trailing zeros in N! * M!` `using` `System;` `class` `GFG {` ` ` ` ` `// Returns number of zeros in factorial n` ` ` `static` `int` `trailingZero(` `int` `x)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// dividing x by powers` ` ` `// of 5 and update count` ` ` `int` `i = 5, count = 0;` ` ` ` ` `while` `(x > i) {` ` ` ` ` `count = count + x / i;` ` ` `i = i * 5;` ` ` `}` ` ` `return` `count;` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Returns count of trailing zeros in M! x N!` ` ` `static` `int` `countProductTrailing(` `int` `M, ` `int` `N)` ` ` `{` ` ` `return` `trailingZero(N) + trailingZero(M);` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Driver program` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `Main()` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `N = 67, M = 98;` ` ` `Console.WriteLine(countProductTrailing(N, M));` ` ` `}` `}` `/* This code is contributed by vt_m.*/` |

## PHP

`<?php` `// PHP program for count number` `// of trailing zeros in N! * M!` `// Returns number of` `// zeros in factorial n` `function` `trailingZero(` `$x` `)` `{` ` ` ` ` `// dividing x by powers of` ` ` `// 5 and update count` ` ` `$i` `= 5; ` `$count` `= 0;` ` ` `while` `(` `$x` `> ` `$i` `)` ` ` `{` ` ` `$count` `= ` `$count` `+ (int)(` `$x` `/ ` `$i` `);` ` ` `$i` `= ` `$i` `* 5;` ` ` `}` ` ` `return` `$count` `;` `}` `// Returns count of trailing` `// zeros in M! x N!` `function` `countProductTrailing(` `$M` `, ` `$N` `)` `{` ` ` `return` `trailingZero(` `$N` `) + trailingZero(` `$M` `);` `}` `// Driver Code` `$N` `= 67; ` `$M` `= 98;` `echo` `(countProductTrailing(` `$N` `, ` `$M` `));` `// This code is contributed by Ajit.` `?>` |

## Javascript

`<script>` `// Javascript program for count number` `// of trailing zeros in N! * M!` `// Returns number of` `// zeros in factorial n` `function` `trailingZero(x)` `{` ` ` ` ` `// dividing x by powers of` ` ` `// 5 and update count` ` ` `let i = 5;` ` ` `let count = 0;` ` ` `while` `(x > i)` ` ` `{` ` ` `count = count + parseInt(x / i);` ` ` `i = i * 5;` ` ` `}` ` ` `return` `count;` `}` `// Returns count of trailing` `// zeros in M! x N!` `function` `countProductTrailing(M, N)` `{` ` ` `return` `trailingZero(N) + trailingZero(M);` `}` `// Driver Code` `let N = 67;` `let M = 98;` `document.write(countProductTrailing(N, M));` `// This code is contributed by _saurabh_jaiswal.` `</script>` |

Output:

37