In this chapter you’ll learn:
• To search for a given value in an array using the linear search and binary search algorithm.
• To sort arrays using the iterative selection and insertion sort algorithms.
• To sort arrays using the recursive merge sort algorithm.
• To determine the efficiency of searching and sorting algorithms.
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