Thread: Q4 and Q5
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Old 01-24-2013, 12:11 PM
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Originally Posted by tathagata View Post
But doesn't lecture 6 discuss a more strict bound only if we have a break point? Whereas Q5 asks for any possible growth function, so being less than 2^N is sufficient I would have thought. What am i missing?
We either have a break point, or else we don't. In the latter case, the growth function is identically 2^N. In the former case, the growth function is constrained such that many formulas cannot possibly be valid growth functions.
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