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.
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:
• Search for a given value in an array using the linear search and binary search algorithms.
• Sort arrays using the selection and insertion sort algorithms.
• Sort arrays using the recursive merge sort algorithm.
• Determine the efficiency of searching and sorting algorithms in terms of Big O.