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- Imagine you are in 3012 Anno Domini, when everyone must learn how to multiply,
- and competing for the highly prestigious post of,
- Chief Comptroller of Ylpitlum Corporation.
- You are being tested via MATLAB Cody for multiplication of two positive integers X and Y,
- both are fortunately in decimal system, and only a few dozen digits or less,
- and delivered as ASCII strings.
- Please output the result Z in similar style.
- Please adopt a general strategy, as X and Y may be changed later.
- Please rename the function Z = ylpitlum(X,Y).
- Function Template:

function Z = ylpitlum(X,Y) % 098765432109876543210987654321098765432109876543210987654321 X='170000000000000000000000000000'; Y='190000000000000000000000000000'; Z='32300000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000'; end

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Last solution submitted on Nov 23, 2014

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Christopher
on 4 Apr 2012

I couldn't think of a clever way, so I just mimicked how I do multiplication with paper and pencil. Duh.

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