O'Reilly logo

Data Structure Using C by A. K. Sharma

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 3

Arrays: Searching and Sorting

CHAPTER OUTLINE
3.1 INTRODUCTION

An array is a data structure with the help of which a programmer can refer to and perform operations on a collection of similar data types such as simple lists or tables of information. For example, a list of names of ‘N’ number of students of a class can be grouped under a common name (say studList). This list can be easily represented by an array called studList for ‘N = 45’ students as shown in Figure 3.1

 

Schematic representation of an array

 

Fig. 3.1 ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required