user supplied index and traverses the remaining items in the array comparing

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user-supplied index and traverses the remaining items in the array, comparing each item with the key until a match is found. 3. - 4. Sort the sequence 8, 1, 4, 1, 5, 9, 2, 6, 5 by using a) Insertion sort b) Mergesort c) Bubble Sort *list down all the steps and the arrangement of the data set after each step
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ex. 3 2 1 2 3 1 2 1 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 - 5. What is the Big O notation? How does it apply to the sorting algorithms and what makes it a factor to consider when dealing with large data sets? - Big O specifically describes the worst-case scenario, and can be used to describe the execution time required or the space used. Big O notation is a mathematical notation that describes the limiting behavior of a function when the argument tends towards a particular value or infinity. Typical algorithm that has the complexity of O(n²) would be the selection sort algorithm. Selection sort is a sorting algorithm that iterates through the list to ensure every element at index i is the ith smallest/largest element of the list.
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9. Assessment (Rubric for Laboratory Performance):
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