﻿ C Program: Check whether a given number is Deficient or not - w3resource # C Exercises: Check whether a given number is Deficient or not

## C Numbers: Exercise-4 with Solution

Write a program in C to check whether a given number is Deficient or not.

Test Data
Input an integer number: 15

Sample Solution:

C Code:

``````# include <stdio.h>
# include <stdbool.h>
# include <math.h>

int getSum(int n)
{
int sum = 0;
for (int i=1; i<=sqrt(n); i++)
{
if (n%i==0)
{
if (n/i == i)
sum = sum + i;
else
{
sum = sum + i;
sum = sum + (n / i);
}
}
}
sum = sum - n;
return sum;
}
bool checkDeficient(int n)
{
return (getSum(n) < n);
}
int main()
{
int n;
printf("\n\n Check whether a given number is Deficient or not:\n");
printf(" -----------------------------------------------------\n");
printf(" Input an integer number: ");
scanf("%d",&n);
checkDeficient(n)?   printf(" The number is Deficient.\n") :   printf(" The number is not Deficient.\n");
return 0;
}
```
```

Sample Output:

``` Input an integer number: 15
The number is Deficient.
```

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