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Description (from Rosetta Code)
A factorion is a natural number that equals the sum of the factorials of its digits. For example 145 is a factorion in base 10 because:
1! + 4! + 5! = 1 + 24 + 120 = 145.
It can be shown (see Wikipedia article below) that no factorion in base 10 can exceed 1,499,999.
Write a program in your language to demonstrate, by calculating and printing out the factorions, that:
1. There are 4 factorions in base 10.
2. There are 3 factorions in base 9, 5 factorions in base 11 but only 2 factorions in base 12 up to the same upper bound as for base 10.
Testing whether a number is a factorion
The following function tests whether a number is a factorion in a given base:
Calculating a list of factorions
The following function returns a list o factorions in a given base, up to a limit:
Calculating list for different bases
The following calculates factorion lists from bases 9 to 12, with a limit of 1'499,999