# Welcome to the Algorithms MCQs Page

Dive deep into the fascinating world of Algorithms with our comprehensive set of Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs). This page is dedicated to exploring the fundamental concepts and intricacies of Algorithms, a crucial aspect of Discrete Mathematics. In this section, you will encounter a diverse range of MCQs that cover various aspects of Algorithms, from the basic principles to advanced topics. Each question is thoughtfully crafted to challenge your knowledge and deepen your understanding of this critical subcategory within Discrete Mathematics.

Check out the MCQs below to embark on an enriching journey through Algorithms. Test your knowledge, expand your horizons, and solidify your grasp on this vital area of Discrete Mathematics.

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### Algorithms MCQs | Page 1 of 6

Q1.
An algorithm is a _________ set of precise instructions for performing computation.
Q2.
Out of the following which property algorithms does not share?
Q3.
In ________ search each element is compared with x till not found.
Q4.
If the entire list is searched sequentially without locating x in linear search, the solution is __________

a.

0

b.

-1

c.

1

d.

2

Q5.
To sort a list with n elements, the insertion sort begins with the __________ element.
Q6.
__________ comparisons required to sort the list 1, 2, 3…….n using insertion sort.
Answer: (c).(n² + n – 2) / 2
Q7.
The Worst case occurs in linear search algorithm when ____________
Answer: (d).Item is the last element in the array or is not there at all
Q8.
List obtained in third pass of selection sort for list 3, 5, 4, 1, 2 is ___________
Answer: (b).1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Q9.
The operation of processing each element in the list is known as _________