The following topics are immediate subtopics of Algorithm.

Term: Binary Search
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 Definition: The idea is to look at the element in the middle. If the key is equal to that, the search is finished. If the key is less than the middle element, do a binary search on the first half. If it's grea...

Term: Hailstone sequences

Term: Merge sort
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 Definition: is an comparisonbased sorting algorithm. It is stable, meaning that it preserves the input order of equal elements in the sorted output. It is an example of the divide and conquer algorithmic para...

Term: Procedural Decomposition

Term: Selection Sort
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 Definition: is an sorting algorithm that repeatedly finds the smallest unprocessed element of the array and moves it to the frontmost remaining slot of the array. To clarify, the algorithm makes many passes ov...

Term: Sequential Searching
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 Definition: examining each element of the list in sequence until it finds the one youâ€™re looking for.

Term: Sorting