How many types of the merge are available in skew heaps?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 1 month ago

How many types of the merge are available in skew heaps?
 
(a) 1
 
(b) 2
 
(c) 3
 
(d) 4
 
I want to ask this question from Heap topic in chapter Heap of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
This question was posed to me in my homework.

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 1 month ago

The correct answer is (b) 2
 
Best explanation: Two kinds of the merge are available in skew heaps- naïve merge and skew merge.