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Que. Consider the following algorithm for searching for a given number x in an unsorted array A[1.....n] having n distinct values:

1. Choose an i uniformly at random from 1..... n;
2. If A[i] = x then Stop else Goto 1;

Assuming that x is present in A, what is the expected number of comparisons made by the algorithm before it terminates ?
a. n
b. n - 1
c. 2n
d. n/2
Answer:n
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