/********************************************************* http://projecteuler.net/problem=11 In the 20×20 grid below, four numbers along a diagonal line have been marked in red. 08 02 22 97 38 15 00 40 00 75 04 05 07 78 52 12 50 77 91 08 49 49 99 40 17 81 18 57 60 87 17 40 98 43 69 48 04 56 62 00 81 49 31 73 55 79 14 29 93 71 40 67 53 88 30 03 49 13 36 65 52 70 95 23 04 60 11 42 69 24 68 56 01 32 56 71 37 02 36 91 22 31 16 71 51 67 63 89 41 92 36 54 22 40 40 28 66 33 13 80 24 47 32 60 99 03 45 02 44 75 33 53 78 36 84 20 35 17 12 50 32 98 81 28 64 23 67 10 26 38 40 67 59 54 70 66 18 38 64 70 67 26 20 68 02 62 12 20 95 63 94 39 63 08 40 91 66 49 94 21 24 55 58 05 66 73 99 26 97 17 78 78 96 83 14 88 34 89 63 72 21 36 23 09 75 00 76 44 20 45 35 14 00 61 33 97 34 31 33 95 78 17 53 28 22 75 31 67 15 94 03 80 04 62 16 14 09 53 56 92 16 39 05 42 96 35 31 47 55 58 88 24 00 17 54 24 36 29 85 57 86 56 00 48 35 71 89 07 05 44 44 37 44 60 21 58 51 54 17 58 19 80 81 68 05 94 47 69 28 73 92 13 86 52 17 77 04 89 55 40 04 52 08 83 97 35 99 16 07 97 57 32 16 26 26 79 33 27 98 66 88 36 68 87 57 62 20 72 03 46 33 67 46 55 12 32 63 93 53 69 04 42 16 73 38 25 39 11 24 94 72 18 08 46 29 32 40 62 76 36 20 69 36 41 72 30 23 88 34 62 99 69 82 67 59 85 74 04 36 16 20 73 35 29 78 31 90 01 74 31 49 71 48 86 81 16 23 57 05 54 01 70 54 71 83 51 54 69 16 92 33 48 61 43 52 01 89 19 67 48 The product of these numbers is 26 × 63 × 78 × 14 = 1788696. What is the greatest product of four adjacent numbers in the same direction (up, down, left, right, or diagonally) in the 20×20 grid? *********************************************************/ main => matrix(M), max_product(M,FourNums,Prod), writef("Four adjacent numbers = %w%n", FourNums), writef("The greatest product = %w%n", Prod). table (+,-,max) max_product(M,FourNums,Prod) => between(1,M.length,Row), between(1,M.length,Col), select_four_numbers(M,(Row,Col),FourNums), FourNums=[N1,N2,N3,N4], Prod=N1*N2*N3*N4. select_four_numbers(M,Pos,FourNums) => member(Dir,[(1,0),(0,1),(1,1),(1,-1)]), neib(Pos,Pos1,Dir), neib(Pos1,Pos2,Dir), neib(Pos2,Pos3,Dir), FourNums=[M[Pos[1],Pos[2]],M[Pos1[1],Pos1[2]], M[Pos2[1],Pos2[2]], M[Pos3[1],Pos3[2]]]. neib(Pos,Pos1,(Dr,Dc)) => Pos = (Row,Col), Row1 = Row+Dr, Row1>=1, Row1<=20, Col1 = Col+Dc, Col1>=1, Col1<=20, Pos1 = (Row1,Col1). matrix(M) => M= { {08,02,22,97,38,15,00,40,00,75,04,05,07,78,52,12,50,77,91,08}, {49,49,99,40,17,81,18,57,60,87,17,40,98,43,69,48,04,56,62,00}, {81,49,31,73,55,79,14,29,93,71,40,67,53,88,30,03,49,13,36,65}, {52,70,95,23,04,60,11,42,69,24,68,56,01,32,56,71,37,02,36,91}, {22,31,16,71,51,67,63,89,41,92,36,54,22,40,40,28,66,33,13,80}, {24,47,32,60,99,03,45,02,44,75,33,53,78,36,84,20,35,17,12,50}, {32,98,81,28,64,23,67,10,26,38,40,67,59,54,70,66,18,38,64,70}, {67,26,20,68,02,62,12,20,95,63,94,39,63,08,40,91,66,49,94,21}, {24,55,58,05,66,73,99,26,97,17,78,78,96,83,14,88,34,89,63,72}, {21,36,23,09,75,00,76,44,20,45,35,14,00,61,33,97,34,31,33,95}, {78,17,53,28,22,75,31,67,15,94,03,80,04,62,16,14,09,53,56,92}, {16,39,05,42,96,35,31,47,55,58,88,24,00,17,54,24,36,29,85,57}, {86,56,00,48,35,71,89,07,05,44,44,37,44,60,21,58,51,54,17,58}, {19,80,81,68,05,94,47,69,28,73,92,13,86,52,17,77,04,89,55,40}, {04,52,08,83,97,35,99,16,07,97,57,32,16,26,26,79,33,27,98,66}, {88,36,68,87,57,62,20,72,03,46,33,67,46,55,12,32,63,93,53,69}, {04,42,16,73,38,25,39,11,24,94,72,18,08,46,29,32,40,62,76,36}, {20,69,36,41,72,30,23,88,34,62,99,69,82,67,59,85,74,04,36,16}, {20,73,35,29,78,31,90,01,74,31,49,71,48,86,81,16,23,57,05,54}, {01,70,54,71,83,51,54,69,16,92,33,48,61,43,52,01,89,19,67,48} }.