Concerning computer science, a sorting algorithm is used to arrange a given set of elements in a specific order. The most popularly used orders are numerical order like ascending and descending order or lexicographical order in case of strings and ...

To put the elements in a particular order, sorting algorithms are used. The order can be anything from alphabetical to numerical, which can be ascending to descending. Consider a phone book directory, we may arrange the contacts on the basis ...

Sorting is an arrangement of data in a particular order. But if we talk about sorting in Data Structure then it’s more relevant to rearrange the data or element in ascending or descending order which can be lexicographical, numerical, or ...