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Default Adding the values within an array

Hey all!

was wondering if you could help me with my problem. I have the following code:

Function within a class file:

public static function getSomething($database){
    $query = "SELECT important FROM tblPurchases WHERE purchase = 3 AND buyer = 5";

    $result =  $database->Select($query);
    return $result;

PHP Web Page:

$function= pFunction::getSomething($_DATABASE);

foreach($function as $result) {
$important = $result;

This code counts the amount of records that match the SQL criteria and places the important variable into an array. However I would like to extract all values of "important" (which is an integer value) and add them together to produce a sum of all of the "important" values. Could somebody please advice me as to what I need to add to my code to acheive this.


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