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    Describe the relationship between graphs and trees and then discuss why trees are a subset of graphs.

    How can a tree be used to outline a data type? Remember that the data type student has attributes such as first name, last name, student number, and registered courses. Would a graph be a better construct than a tree for describing data types? Why, or why not?

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    A tree is a particular type of graph in which any two vertices are connected by exactly one simple path. A tree does not have cycles, or ...

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    The solution describes the relationship between graphs and trees and then discuss why trees are a subset of graphs.

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