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# a) Explain the concept of a greedy

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Problem 10RQ

a) Explain the concept of a greedy algorithm.________________b) Provide an example of a greedy algorithm that produces an optimal solution and explain why it produces an optimal solution.________________c) Provide an example of a greedy algorithm that does not always produce an optimal solution and explain why it fails to do so.

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SOLUTIONStep 1In this problem, we are asked to determine the following about the greedy algorithm.

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