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## What is sort () in Java?

The java. util. Arrays. sort(Object[] a, int fromIndex, int toIndex) **method sorts the specified range of the specified array of objects into ascending order**, according to the natural ordering of its elements. The range to be sorted extends from index fromIndex, inclusive, to index toIndex, exclusive.

## How do you sort an array in Java 8?

**Java Parallel Array Sorting Example**

- import java.util.Arrays;
- public class ParallelArraySorting {
- public static void main(String[] args) {
- // Creating an integer array.
- int[] arr = {5,8,1,0,6,9};
- // Iterating array elements.
- for (int i : arr) {
- System.out.print(i+” “);

## How do you rearrange arrays in Java?

**Approach(Naive Approach):**

- Navigate the numbers from 0 to n-1.
- Now navigate through array.
- If (i==a[j]) , then replace the element at i position with a[j] position.
- If there is any element in which -1 is used instead of the number then it will be replaced automatically.
- Now, iterate through the array and check if (a[i]!=

## How do you sort an ArrayList?

To sort the ArrayList, you need to simply **call the Collections**. sort() method passing the ArrayList object populated with country names. This method will sort the elements (country names) of the ArrayList using natural ordering (alphabetically in ascending order).

## What sorting algorithm is used in Java?

Java’s Arrays. sort method uses **quicksort, insertion sort and mergesort**. There is even both a single and dual pivot quicksort implemented in the OpenJDK code.

## Which sorting algorithm is best?

Time Complexities of Sorting Algorithms:

Algorithm | Best | Worst |
---|---|---|

Bubble Sort | Ω(n) | O(n^2) |

Merge Sort | Ω(n log(n)) | O(n log(n)) |

Insertion Sort | Ω(n) | O(n^2) |

Selection Sort | Ω(n^2) | O(n^2) |

## What is the difference between arrays sort and arrays parallelSort?

The parallelSort() is **functionally different**. Unlike sort(), which sorts data sequentially using a single thread, it uses a parallel sort-merge sorting algorithm. It breaks the array into sub-arrays that are themselves sorted and then merged. For executing parallel tasks it uses the ForkJoin pool.

## Which of the following is an incorrect array declaration?

Which of these is an incorrect array declaration? Explanation: **Operator new must be succeeded by array type and array size**.