Searching an Array

Searching generally means finding one particular item in a list. If you are looking for everyone who worked overtime, or all items that need to be reordered, this is referred to as an exception report, not a search.

An exception report is straight forward: loop through every item: if it matches the criteria, print it out.

Please study the material at each of the links below.

  1. Sequential search
  2. The sequential search code
  3. A Binary Search
  4. A number guessing game
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