The number of edges from the node to the deepest leaf is called _________ of the tree.

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

The number of edges from the node to the deepest leaf is called _________ of the tree.
 
(a) Height
 
(b) Depth
 
(c) Length
 
(d) Width
 
My enquiry is from Binary Tree Properties in portion Binary Trees of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
The question was asked in an interview for internship.

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

The correct option is (a) Height
 
To explain: The number of edges from the node to the deepest leaf is called height of the tree.