Quantcast

A community for students. Sign up today!

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

SyedMuddasir

  • 9 months ago

what is mean by data structure?

  • This Question is Open
  1. dbastos
    • 5 months ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    I'm not sure how detailed you'd like an answer, so let's start very slowly. A data structure is a form of organizing data in the computer memory. How could we organize a list? We can connect all the elements of the list so that one element knows where is the other. So we can save the place in memory of the first element of the list. To find the element, we ask the first element how we can get to the next. It will tell us and we move to the next. How do we get to the next one? We ask the current element where we can find the next. Does that answer your question?

  2. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Ask a Question
Find more explanations on OpenStudy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.