Which of the following is not a collision resolution technique?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 1 month ago

Which of the following is not a collision resolution technique?
 
(a) Separate chaining
 
(b) Linear probing
 
(c) Quadratic probing
 
(d) Hashing
 
The query is from Hash Tables in chapter Hash Tables of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
This question was addressed to me in final exam.

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 1 month ago

The correct choice is (d) Hashing
 
The best explanation: Hashing is a technique of placing data items in specific locations. Collision may occur in hashing but hashing is not a collision resolution technique.