Chapter 20. Searching and Sorting
With sobs and tears he sorted out Those of the largest size ...
Attempt the end, and never stand to doubt; Nothing’s so hard, but search will find it out.
’Tis in my memory lock’d, And you yourself shall keep the key of it.
It is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises — but only performance is reality.
|--Harold S. Green|
In this chapter you’ll learn:
To search for a given value in a vector using binary search.
To use Big O notation to express the efficiency of an algorithm and to compare the performance of algorithms.
To review the efficiency of the selection sort and insertion sort ...