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Rotate Array

Rotate an array of n elements to the right by k steps.

For example, with n = 7 and k = 3, the array [1,2,3,4,5,6,7] is rotated to [5,6,7,1,2,3,4].

Note: Try to come up as many solutions as you can, there are at least 3 different ways to solve this problem.


Could you do it in-place with O(1) extra space?

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void swap(int *a, int *b)
	if (a == NULL || b == NULL || a == b)
	*a ^= *b;
	*b ^= *a;
	*a ^= *b;
void reverse(int a[], int s, int t)
	int i = s, j = t;
	while (i < j)
		swap(&a[i++], &a[j--]);
void rotate(int a[], int n, int k)
	k %= n;
	reverse(a, 0, n - 1);
	reverse(a, 0, k - 1);
	reverse(a, k, n - 1);
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