d-heap is shallower than a binary heap.

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

d-heap is shallower than a binary heap.
 
(a) true
 
(b) false
 
Origin of the question is Heap topic in division Heap of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
I had been asked this question in an internship interview.

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

The correct choice is (a) true
 
The explanation is: d-heap is much shallower than a binary heap with respect to performance efficiency of insert and delete operations.