Coding Interview Question: N Stacks

N Stacks: Coding Interview Question

Question

Implement N > 0 stacks using a single array to store all stack data (you may use auxiliary arrays in your stack object, but all of the objects in all of the stacks must be in the same array). No stack should be full unless the entire array is full.

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Solution

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