How to Implement Search Algorithms with Python
Why Learn Search Algorithms?
Optimizing your approach for each search in your application makes your overall system more efficient. Proficiency in this topic will help prepare you for your next coding interview and will help you understand how data retrieval methods work.
Ability to implement and analyze the performance of common search algorithms.
Notes on Prerequisites:
A basic understanding of Python is required to implement these search algorithms.
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Finding the data you are looking for in a data set is an important skill: get started with two common approaches.
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Learn the concepts behind linear and binary search before implementing them in Python. Test your knowledge with two quizzes.