# Comparing searching algorithms

In this lesson, learners will compare the features of linear search and binary search and the suitability of each algorithm in different contexts. They will also interpret the code of both algorithms in Python, as well as analysing the efficiency of two implementations of the linear search algorithm.

# Video

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# Worksheet

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# Lesson summary: Comparing searching algorithms

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The next lesson in Algorithms is "Bubble sort"