Computer Science
# Binary Search Trees

The binary search tree above has a height of 2 and has 4 leaves. You are going to pass down a ball from the root (the topmost node). Every node other than the leaves has a switch. If a node is *switched off*, the ball will pass to its left child; if a node is *switched on*, the ball will pass to its right child. After passing the ball, the switch will toggle (if it's *on* it becomes *off* and vice versa). Initially, every node is switched off.

Chris built a similar tree of height 3 with the same indexing. Which leaf will contain the \(5^\text{th}\) ball?

**Note**: the indexes of the leaves should be in the range \([8,16)\).

Given an array and an element \(x\), the floor of an element \(x\) is defined as the greatest element present in the array which is less than or equal to \(x\).

What is the worst case complexity of the most efficient algorithm for finding a floor of an element \(x\) in a sorted array?

**Details and Assumptions**:

If the array is \([3, 8, 15, 19, 23]\) and \(x=20\), then the output will be \(19\).

\(x\) can't be less than the minimum element in the list.

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