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arrays: bubble sort vs selection sort

 
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is there any criteria for deciding which to use when? both require many passes over the array.
 
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look at this and see if it helps
http://www.paulhorst.com/c241/sorting.htm
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If there are criteria of any kind, don't use either -- use quicksort!
 
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If you absolutely must choose one or the other then selection sort is the clear winner. That said, usually when selecting an algorithm you come up with some criteria first.
Insertion/selection sort is typically used either when you want something really easy to code up or something to sort extremely short lists.
 
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Check out this link:
http://linux.wku.edu/~lamonml/algor/sort/sort.html
 
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