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Profit Maximisation


Problem Description

Given an array A , representing seats in each row of a stadium. You need to sell tickets to B people.

Each seat costs equal to the number of vacant seats in the row it belongs to. The task is to maximize the profit by selling the tickets to B people.



Problem Constraints

1 <= |A| <= 100000

1 <= B <= 1000000



Input Format

First argument is the array A.

Second argument is integer B.



Output Format

Return one integer, the answer to the problem.



Example Input

Input 1:

A = [2, 3]
B = 3

Input 2:

A = [1, 4]
B = 2



Example Output

Output 1:

7

Output 2:

7



Example Explanation

Explanation 1:

 First you serve the seat with number = 3. Then with 2 and then with 2. hence answer = 3 + 2 + 2 = 7.

Explanation 2:

 You give bith tickets from the row with 4 seats. 4 + 3 = 7.



NOTE: You only need to implement the given function. Do not read input, instead use the arguments to the function. Do not print the output, instead return values as specified. Still have a doubt? Checkout Sample Codes for more details.
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