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By Akhmad228, 13 months ago, In Russian,

Help me please.

I have problem.

Given array.

You have Q queries.

You need to find most frequent number between l and r. n, Q <= 500 000.


4 weeks ago, # |
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Maybe, it can be solved by MO's algorithm with big constant(~5).

Let's maintain:

cntx -> the number of occurance of x,

cntBlockx -> the number of elements, that occurrence lie in this block(if K is size of blocks, occurrence must be between [K * Block: (K + 1) * Block)).

valsx -> the vector with elements, that occurrence is equal to x.

When adding/removing elements, we must update each of them. Deleting can be done in 1 operation. Swap with last, delete last(maintain extra array posx, the position of x in vector).

Finding answer will be ez. Find maximum block mx that, cntBlockmx > 0, find maximum number x in this block, that vals[x].size() > 0.

Sorry for my poor English.

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Do you know smth about segment tree?