Odd man out in multiply and add pair series - Java Quiz Question



Write a program to find the odd man out in multiply and add pair series. Assume that the multipliers and the numbers added are in the range -10 to 10.

Input (int[]) Output (int)
{74, 224, 447, 1345, 2685, 8057, 16113} 1345
{20, 71, 141, 425, 849, 2549} 20
{6, 20, 39, 119, 235, 713, 1425, 4277} 235
{1, 8, 15, 47, 93, 281, 561, 1685} 1
{2, -4, -6, -28, -31, -100, -102, -316} -31
{10, 10, 9, 9, 8, 8, 7, 12, 6, 6, 5, 5, 4, 4, 3, 3, 2, 2, 1, 1} 12
{9, 29, 57, 177, 345, 1037, 2073, 6221} 177
{2, -4, 33, 89, -618, -1865, 13053, 39149} -1865

class OddManOutInMultiplyAndAddPairSeries

{    public static void main(String s[])
    {
        int input[] = {6, 20, 39, 119, 235, 713, 1425, 4277};
        System.out.println("The odd man is : " + findOddManOut(input));

    }


public static int findOddManOut(int[] series) {
//Write code here to find the odd man out from the given series and return it
}

//If required, write any additional methods here
}