What data organization method is used in hash tables?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

What data organization method is used in hash tables?
 
(a) Stack
 
(b) Array
 
(c) Linked list
 
(d) Queue
 
This intriguing question originated from Hash Tables topic in section Hash Tables of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
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Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

Correct option is (c) Linked list
 
Explanation: The data structure used to organize data for hash tables is linked list. It contains a data field and a pointer field.