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Joe Niederberger

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Re: Please help me with the following question
Posted: Mar 7, 2013 11:33 AM
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>Your problem is (fairly) well defined and the answer is a binary search.

>"Binary Search" usually refers to an algorithm that finds a specific member of an ordered (sorted) random-access array. That's not the setup here.

Or, a bit more precisely, an indexed set with direct access via ordered index, values sorted by index. For indices i,j; i > j => v(i) > v(j) (or vica versa).

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Joe N


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