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.