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What is the time complexity for maintaining a dynamic set of weighted trees?

(a) O (n)

(b) O (n^2)

(c) O (log n)

(d) O (n!)

This is a very interesting question from Binary Trees in section Binary Trees of Data Structures & Algorithms I

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The correct option is (c) O (log n)

The best I can explain: A lot of applications have been implemented using Top tree interface. Maintaining a dynamic set of weighted trees is one such application which can be implemented with O (log n) time complexity.

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