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Problem of the Day #318: Pascal Paths January 31, 2012

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Albert starts at the top corner of Pascal’s triangle. At each step, Albert either goes down-left or down-right, eating each number he comes across. By the time Albert is at the $9^\text{th}$ row, $4^\text{th}$ column ($0$-indexed), what is the maximum possible total of the numbers Albert has eaten?


1. katherine - February 6, 2012