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How many bits would a succinct binary tree occupy?

(a) n+O(n)

(b) 2n+O(n)

(c) n/2

(d) n

My question is from Binary Trees topic in division Binary Trees of Data Structures & Algorithms I

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Correct option is (b) 2n+O(n)

The best I can explain: A succinct binary tree occupies close to minimum possible space established by lower bounds. A succinct binary tree would occupy 2n+O(n) bits.

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