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We want to get a number like n from the user and subtract it from the Fibonacci sequence by subtracting the largest possible number, and continue this process until the given number becomes zero.

Fibonacci numbers that have been reduced in number are the output of this program.

The Fibonacci sequence should look like this: 1 2 3 5 8 13 ...

For input: 88
Output: 1 3 5 7 9

What I have tried:

Java
```import java.util.*;

class Main{

public static void main(String args[])
{
Scanner input = new Scanner(System.in);

int n=input.nextInt();
int[] fibo = new int[1000];
int[] arr = new int [100];
int d=0;
fibo[1]=1;
fibo[2]=2;

for(int i=3,j=1;i<=20;i++,j++){
fibo[i]=fibo[i-1]+fibo[i-2];

while(true){
if(n == fibo[i] || n+1 ==fibo[i]){
d=i;
n -=fibo[d-1];
arr[j]=d-1;
System.out.println(arr[j]);
if(n==0)
break;
}

}

}

}
}```
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Updated 10-Nov-21 2:04am
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Solution 1

Firstly, compiling does not mean your code is right! :laugh:
Think of the development process as writing an email: compiling successfully means that you wrote the email in the right language - English, rather than German for example - not that the email contained the message you wanted to send.

So now you enter the second stage of development (in reality it's the fourth or fifth, but you'll come to the earlier stages later): Testing and Debugging.

Start by looking at what it does do, and how that differs from what you wanted. This is important, because it give you information as to why it's doing it. For example, if a program is intended to let the user enter a number and it doubles it and prints the answer, then if the input / output was like this:
```Input   Expected output    Actual output
1            2                 1
2            4                 4
3            6                 9
4            8                16```
Then it's fairly obvious that the problem is with the bit which doubles it - it's not adding itself to itself, or multiplying it by 2, it's multiplying it by itself and returning the square of the input.
So with that, you can look at the code and it's obvious that it's somewhere here:
C#
```int Double(int value)
{
return value * value;
}```

Once you have an idea what might be going wrong, start using the debugger to find out why. Put a breakpoint on the first line of the method, and run your app. When it reaches the breakpoint, the debugger will stop, and hand control over to you. You can now run your code line-by-line (called "single stepping") and look at (or even change) variable contents as necessary (heck, you can even change the code and try again if you need to).
Think about what each line in the code should do before you execute it, and compare that to what it actually did when you use the "Step over" button to execute each line in turn. Did it do what you expect? If so, move on to the next line.
If not, why not? How does it differ?
Hopefully, that should help you locate which part of that code has a problem, and what the problem is.
This is a skill, and it's one which is well worth developing as it helps you in the real world as well as in development. And like all skills, it only improves by use!

Second, that isn't the Fibonacci Sequence: it's the discrete non-zero elements of the Fibonacci Sequence: Fibonacci Sequence[^], Fibonacci number - Wikipedia[^]
What you appear to need to print is the index of the discrete non-zero elements, not the sequence elements themselves:
```Values: 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8,13,21,34,55,89, ...
D N-Z : 1, 2, 3, 5, 8,13,21,34,55,89, ...
Index : 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9 10  ...```

Solution 2

The following code is a very simple method to create a fibonacci sequence. The use of the `ArrayList<E>` collection class is easier than using fixed size arrays.
Java
```public static List<Integer> fib(int n)
{
List<Integer> sequence = new ArrayList<Integer>();
int next = 1;
for (int index = 1; next < n; index++) {
next += sequence.get(index-1);
}
return sequence;
}
```

You can then use the returned `ArrayList` to find the values you are interested in.

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