Separate chaining is easier to implement as compared to open addressing.

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 1 month ago

Separate chaining is easier to implement as compared to open addressing.
 
(a) true
 
(b) false
 
My question is from Hash Tables in division Hash Tables of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
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Editor">Editor Staff answered 1 month ago

Correct answer is (a) true
 
Easy explanation – There are two methods of handling collisions in a hash table:- open addressing and separate chaining. Open addressing requires more computation as compared to separate chaining.