LeetCode 70. Climbing Stairs

Description

https://leetcode.com/problems/climbing-stairs/

You are climbing a stair case. It takes n steps to reach to the top.

Each time you can either climb 1 or 2 steps. In how many distinct ways can you climb to the top?

Note: Given n will be a positive integer.

Example 1:

Input: 2
Output: 2
Explanation: There are two ways to climb to the top.

  1. 1 step + 1 step
  2. 2 steps

Example 2:

Input: 3
Output: 3
Explanation: There are three ways to climb to the top.

  1. 1 step + 1 step + 1 step
  2. 1 step + 2 steps
  3. 2 steps + 1 step

Explanation

The total distinct ways to climb to i th stair is actually the sum of the distinct ways of i – 2 and i – 1 stairs.

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