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Help with multi-diemensional array

Help with multi-diemensional array

Help with multi-diemensional array


I have a problem with the following code

int main()
int i,j,max;
int a[3][3]={{85,99,77},

for (i=0;i<3;i++){
printf (" \n");
for (j=0;j<3;j++)
if (max<a[i][j])
printf ("%d the maximum is %i ",a[i][j],max);

I want the output to be the ALL numbers in arrays and the maximum number of each row I tried and tried but I couldn't know where is the problem,and here is the output
80 the maximum is 99
89 the maximum is 80
0 the maximum is 99

any help pls

RE: Help with multi-diemensional array

The 3rd line of your output is:
... is 89
(please, look at your program output again;)

It's a wrong way to get max row values: it does not work for negative values. Right way:


#define N 3
int maxval;
int a[N][N] = { ...
for (i = 0; i < N; ++i) {
    maxval = a[i][0];
    for (j = 1; j < N; ++j) {
        if (maxval < a[i][j])
            maxval = a[i][j];
    printf("Row %d: maxval %d\n",i,maxval);
Yet another mistake: reference to i,j-th element after loop in printf call. Think: j == 3 after loop was terminated and you are trying to print incorrectly indexed array elements:


a[0][3] ... a[1][3] ... a[2][3] 

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