Data Structure(DS) Questions and Answers

This quiz consist of multiple choice questions of data structure for various exams point of view.
1. Which one of the following permutations can be obtained the output using stack assuming that the input is the sequence 1,2,3,4,5 in that order ?
[A] 3,4,5,1,2
[B] 3,4,5,2,1
[C] 1,5,2,3,4
[D] 5,4,3,1,2
2. The initial configuration of the queue is a,b,c,d (a is the front end). To get the configuration d,c,b,a one needs a minimum of ?
[A] 2 deletions and 3 additions
[B] 3 additions and 2 deletions
[C] 3 deletions and 3 additions
[D] 3 deletions and 4 additions
3. Linked list are not suitable data structure of which one of the following problems ?
[A] Insertion sort
[B] Binary search
[C] Radix sort
[D] Polynomial manipulation
4. The number of possible ordered trees with three nodes A,B,C is?
[A] 16
[B] 12
[C] 6
[D] 10
5. Which of the following algorithm design technique is used in the quick sort algorithm?
[A] Dynamic programming
[B] Backtracking
[C] Divide and conquer
[D] Greedy method
6. The number of swapping needed to sort numbers 8,22,7,9,31,19,5,13 in ascending order using bubble sort is ?
[A] 11
[B] 12
[C] 13
[D] 14
7. Which of the following statement is true ?
[A] Optimal binary search tree construction can be performed efficiently using dynamic programming.
[B] Breath first search cannot be used to find converted components of a graph.
[C] Given the prefix and post fix walks over a binary tree.The binary tree cannot be uniquely constructe
[D] Depth first search can be used to find connected components of a graph.
8. Given two sorted lists of size m and n respectively.The number of comparisons needed in the worst case by the merge sort algorithm will be?
[A] mn
[B] max(m,n)
[C] min(m,n)
[D] m+n-1
9. Merge sort uses ?
[A] Divide and conquer strategy
[B] Backtracking approach
[C] Heuristic search
[D] Greedy approach
10. The following sequence of operation is performed on stack : push(1),push(2),pop,push(1),push(2),pop,pop,pop,push(2),pop. The sequence of popped out values are ?
[A] 2,2,1,1,2
[B] 2,2,1,2,2
[C] 2,1,2,2,1
[D] 2,1,2,2,2
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NARENDRA KUMAR 5 years ago Reply

and want to more explanation two dimensional array also

NARENDRA KUMAR 5 years ago Reply

we want to more explanation about stack and queue

HIFZURRAHAMAN 5 years ago Reply

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keerthana g 6 years ago Reply

Its useful, but I need explanation for each one.

Davinder singh 7 years ago Reply

Thanks for questions really helpful for competitive exams...:)