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hw3 - 272 Homework Assignment 3 Fall 2008 Due November 24th...

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272 – Homework Assignment 3 Fall 2008 Due: November 24th, 5:00 PM Do not discuss the problems with anyone other than the instructor or the TA. 1. In this problem you will generate test cases for a K-ary heap using Korat. A K-ary heap is defined as follows: A K-ary heap is a heap data structure created using a K-ary tree where each node in the tree has at most K children. A K-ary heap can be seen as a K-ary tree with two additional constraints: The shape property : All levels of the tree, except possibly the last one (deepest) are fully filled, and, if the last level of the tree is not filled, the nodes of that level are filled from left to right. The heap property : The data item in each node is greater than or equal to the data items in each of its children according to some comparison predicate which is fixed for the entire data structure. (a) Provide an array implementation of the K-ary heap where K is passed as an argument to the constructor. Write the repOK method for the K-ary heap based on the above description. Use the finitization method to set the range of values in the array and the value of K. An
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