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Given an array of positive integers arr,  find a pattern of length m that is repeated k or more times.

pattern is a subarray (consecutive sub-sequence) that consists of one or more values, repeated multiple times consecutively without overlapping. A pattern is defined by its length and the number of repetitions.

Return true if there exists a pattern of length m that is repeated k or more times, otherwise return false.

Example 1:

Input: arr = [1,2,4,4,4,4], m = 1, k = 3
Output: true
Explanation: The pattern (4) of length 1 is repeated 4 consecutive times. Notice that pattern can be repeated k or more times but not less.


Example 2:

Input: arr = [1,2,1,2,1,1,1,3], m = 2, k = 2
Output: true
Explanation: The pattern (1,2) of length 2 is repeated 2 consecutive times. Another valid pattern (2,1) is also repeated 2 times.


Example 3:

Input: arr = [1,2,1,2,1,3], m = 2, k = 3
Output: false
Explanation: The pattern (1,2) is of length 2 but is repeated only 2 times. There is no pattern of length 2 that is repeated 3 or more times.


Example 4:

Input: arr = [1,2,3,1,2], m = 2, k = 2
Output: false
Explanation: Notice that the pattern (1,2) exists twice but not consecutively, so it doesn't count.


Example 5:

Input: arr = [2,2,2,2], m = 2, k = 3
Output: false
Explanation: The only pattern of length 2 is (2,2) however it's repeated only twice. Notice that we do not count overlapping repetitions.


Constraints:

• 2 <= arr.length <= 100
• 1 <= arr[i] <= 100
• 1 <= m <= 100
• 2 <= k <= 100

## Solution 1: Brute Force

Time complexity: O(nmk)
Space complexity: O(1)

## Solution 2: Shift and count

Since we need k consecutive subarrays, we can compare arr[i] with arr[i + m], if they are the same, increase the counter, otherwise reset the counter. If the counter reaches (k – 1) * m, it means we found k consecutive subarrays of length m.

ex1: arr = [1,2,4,4,4,4], m = 1, k = 3
i arr[i], arr[i + m] counter
0 1. 2. 0
0 2. 4. 0
0 4. 4. 1
0 4. 4. 2. <– found

ex2: arr = [1,2,1,2,1,1,1,3], m = 2, k = 2
i arr[i], arr[i + m] counter
0 1. 1. 1
0 2. 2. 2 <– found

Time complexity: O(n)
Space complexity: O(1)

## C++

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