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# Choose an iterative procedure to re-write as recursive

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Choose an iterative procedure that you would re-write as recursive, what challenges do you usually face and how can they be resolved?

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I have chosen to rewrite the iterative definition of calculating factorial of a number using a recursive procedure. First, the iterative definition of factorial is as follows

For any non-negative integer n, the factorial of n , denoted n! , can be defined [1] [2] by
n! = 1 X 2 X .. X n
where for n=0 the empty product is taken to be 1 .

We can write a simple C code snippet for this definition. (given in the solution)

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I have chosen to rewrite the iterative definition of calculating factorial of a number using a recursive procedure. First, the iterative definition of factorial is as follows

For any non-negative integer n, the factorial of n , denoted n! , can be defined [1] [2] by
n! = 1 X 2 X .. X ...

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