Date: Mar 7, 2013 8:54 PM
Author: GS Chandy
Subject: Re: Please help me with the following question
Joe Niederberger posted Mar 7, 2013 9:59 PM:

>

> >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.

>

> Cheers,

> Joe N

>

Indeed. Thanks, Joe.

I had just posted a question to Robert Hansen expressing some parts of my considerable bewilderment at his 'binary-search' assertion.

GSC