Arrange Even and Odd number such that Odd comes after Even

Segregate even and odd number such that even numbers occur first and then odd numbers.

Arrange Even numbers in First Half and Odd numbers in Second Half

INPUT: 7  2  4  9  10  11  13  27
OUTPUT: 10  2  4  9  7  11  13  27




  1. Simply initialize two variables named left and right at starting index and ending index respectively.
  2. Loop till left is less than right and do
  • If element at index left is odd then check if element at index right is odd or even.
  • If the element at index right is odd then simply decrement right variable till we get any even number and right index being greater than left index.
  • Else swap the element at left and right index.
  • Loop terminates when left equals right.

#include <bits/stdc++.h>
using namespace std;

int main()
	int arr[] = {4,1,8,9,11,3,77,2};
	int N = sizeof(arr)/sizeof(arr[0]);
	int left = 0, right =N-1; //left at start index and right at end index
	while(left < right) //till left index is less than right index
		if(arr[left]%2) //if array at left index is odd
			while((arr[right]%2 ==1) and right > left)	//then loop backwards if element at right index is odd
				right --;
			swap(arr[left++],arr[right--]);//swap the even and odd elements to bring even element at front and odd at back.
	for(int i=0;i<N;i++)
		cout<<arr[i]<<" ";
	return 0;
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