Which of the following methods is the best choice for complex applications?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

Which of the following methods is the best choice for complex applications?
 
(a) binary heap
 
(b) d-heap
 
(c) treap
 
(d) pairing heap
 
My question comes from Heap topic in section Heap of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
I have been asked this question during an interview for a job.

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

The correct option is (d) pairing heap
 
Best explanation: Pairing heap is the best choice for complex applications because it is simple and better than the others.