(Python Example for Citizen Data Scientist & Business Analyst)
Write a Python program to sort a list of elements using the selection sort algorithm.
Note : The selection sort improves on the bubble sort by making only one exchange for every pass through the list.
def selectionSort(nlist): for fillslot in range(len(nlist)-1,0,-1): maxpos=0 for location in range(1,fillslot+1): if nlist[location]>nlist[maxpos]: maxpos = location temp = nlist[fillslot] nlist[fillslot] = nlist[maxpos] nlist[maxpos] = temp nlist = [14,46,43,27,57,41,45,21,70] selectionSort(nlist) print(nlist)
[14, 21, 27, 41, 43, 45, 46, 57, 70]
Write a Python program to sort a list of elements using the selection sort algorithm
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