# Ala carte final

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```def ala_carte_multiply(num1, num2):
# Convert the input numbers to strings to work with individual digits
num1_str = str(num1)
num2_str = str(num2)

# Initialize an array to store intermediate results
intermediate_results = []

# Initialize a variable to keep track of the number of zeros to append
num_zeros_to_append = 0

# Iterate through each digit of num2 in reverse order
for digit2 in reversed(num2_str):
digit2 = int(digit2)
carry = 0
temp_result = ["0"] * num_zeros_to_append  # Append zeros for place value

# Multiply num1 by digit2
for digit1 in reversed(num1_str):
digit1 = int(digit1)
product = digit1 * digit2 + carry
temp_result.append(str(product % 10))
carry = product // 10

# If there's a carry after multiplying with all digits in num1, append it
if carry > 0:
temp_result.append(str(carry))

# Reverse the temp_result and join it to form a number
intermediate_results.append(int("".join(reversed(temp_result))))

# Increment the number of zeros to append for the next iteration
num_zeros_to_append += 1

# Sum up all the intermediate results
final_result = sum(intermediate_results)

return final_result

# Example usage:
num1 = 123456789
num2 = 987654321
result = ala_carte_multiply(num1, num2)
print(result)
```