This is the second problem for Google Code Jam Qualification round 2014, if you are able to solve this problem with the first one(which is very easy) you will be eligible for the next round.

### Problem

In this problem, you start with 0 cookies. You gain cookies at a rate of 2 cookies per second, by clicking on a giant cookie. Any time you have at least **C** cookies, you can buy a cookie farm. Every time you buy a cookie farm, it costs you **C** cookies and gives you an extra **F** cookies per second.

Once you have **X** cookies that you haven’t spent on farms, you win! Figure out how long it will take you to win if you use the best possible strategy.

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