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Arrays & Strings

Problem :-
Print all the maxima elements in the array i.e elements which are greater than all the elements on the right side of that element in that array.
Consider the array : { 37 , 19 , 4 , 27 , 23 }
Maxima elements are 23, 27 & 37 [ Rightmost element is always a maxima element ]

Solution :-
1) Start traversing array from the end and keep track of the max element.
2) If we encounter an element > max, print the element and update max.

using namespace std;

// print all maxima elements in the array
// an element is a maxima when it is greater than all the
// elements to it's right
void printMaxima(int arr[],int size) {
   int max = arr[size-1];
   int j;
   cout<<max<<" "; // rightmost element is always a maxima
   for (j=size-2;j>=0;j--) {
      if (arr[j] > max) {
         cout<<arr[j]<<" ";
         max = arr[j];

// main
int main() {
   int arr[] = {37,19,4,27,23};
   int size = sizeof(arr)/sizeof(arr[0]);
   return 0;

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