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Suppose the world is slowed down by a factor editoin a million. If a long string occurs twice in the array c, it appears in two different suffixes. Find the missing number, rotating an array and finally grouping anagrams.

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Problem 1 asks how you might avoid such problems. Other Material I have copied the estimation quiz and answers back-to-back to form a one-page take-home quiz self-graded to give to students after a talk about The Back of the Envelope. After we read the input, we will sort the word array to bring together all pointers that peafls to the same sequence of k words.


We turn now to the Heapsort, which improves this approach.

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Read them carefully, one per sitting. If a system makes 1 00 disk accesses to process a transaction, how many transactions per hour per disk can it handle?

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