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Introduction to Data Structures in C by Ashok Kamthane

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Chapter 5

Queues

Chapter Outline

5.1 INTRODUCTION

A queue is one of the simplest data structures and can be implemented with different methods on a computer. Queue of tasks to be executed in a computer is analogous to the queue that we see in our daily life at various places. The theory of a queue is common to all. Queue of people in a bank, students queue in school, a travellers' queue for tickets at railway station are few examples of queue. It is necessary to wait ...

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