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Which of the following is a disadvantage of using separate chaining using linked lists?

(a) It requires many pointers

(b) It requires linked lists

(c) It uses array

(d) It does not resolve collision

The query is from Hash Tables topic in chapter Hash Tables of Data Structures & Algorithms I

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Correct choice is (a) It requires many pointers

The best I can explain: One of the major disadvantages of using separate chaining is the requirement of pointers. If the number of elements are more, it requires more pointers.

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