Problem 1: Recurrences
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Give asymptotic bounds for the following
recurrences.
Justify by naming the case of the
master theorem, iterating, or substitution
a.
T(n) = T(n-2) + 1
What is the solution?
How would you show it?
T(n) = 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + … + 1 = O(n)
O(n) terms