Java Program to Search an Element in an array
Get an element and find the location of element in array, print -1 if element is not found.
Sample Input 1:
5 5 7 9 3 1 9
Sample Output 1:
Sample Input 2:
5 5 7 9 3 1 4
Sample Output 2:
Program or Solution
i is initialized to 0 and incremented by 1 at each iteration of both the for loops.
First for loop reads n input numbers from user and stores them in array a from location 0 to n-1 using Second for loop the element is searched in each location from 0 to the location of element or location n-1.
if element is found in a location that location i is stored as pos and exit from the for loop using break statement.
if element is not found from 0 to n-1 location, pos remains -1.