Unformatted text preview: On the other hand, if a=1, then strings with the letter “a” will hash to many different locations, depending on the other characters in the string. This is the desired situation and is better. Name Sum of Characters hash(name) George 57 7 Amy 39 9 Alan 28 8 Sandy 63 3 Page 1 of 1 Answers to Self-Study Questions for Hashing 2008/3/27 http://pages.cs.wisc.edu/~cs367-1/topics/Hashing/answers.html...
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