Sofia cracks open the treasure chest. Inside are slips of paper with six digit numbers on each slip.
“What’s this?” She asks, quizzed. “Nikola, are these what I think they are?”
“They look like lucky tickets! Look at how many there are, there must be hundreds! Any of them could be a winner!”
“Oh man! We could turn them into the lucky ticket commission and collect the reward! I could pay my dad back for the spaceship!”
“Er, you didn’t buy it yourself?” Stephen asked Sofia.
“Well, not as such. I borrowed the money from my dad on the condition that I’d pay him back. Now maybe I can!”
Stephen sighed. “Well, let’s check the tickets to see if we have a winner.”
“I have an idea. I brought my number cruncher 5000 along. I’ll just write a quick function to find out if we won so we don’t have...