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What is the advantage of using linked list over the doubly linked list for chaining?

(a) it takes less memory

(b) it causes more collisions

(c) it makes the process of insertion and deletion faster

(d) it causes less collisions

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

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The correct choice is (a) it takes less memory

Easy explanation - Singly linked list takes lesser space as compared to doubly linked list. But the time complexity of the singly linked list is more than a doubly linked list.

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