# Question: What is matching algorithm?

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Matching algorithms are algorithms used to solve graph matching problems in graph theory. A matching problem arises when a set of edges must be drawn that do not share any vertices. Graph matching problems are very common in daily activities.

## How does the match com algorithm work?

How It Works. The matching algorithm uses the preferences stated on the Rank Order Lists submitted by applicants and programs to place individuals into positions. The algorithm starts with an attempt to place an applicant into the program that is most preferred on the applicants list.

## What is pattern matching in computer science?

Pattern matching in computer science is the checking and locating of specific sequences of data of some pattern among raw data or a sequence of tokens. Unlike pattern recognition, the match has to be exact in the case of pattern matching. Many applications make use of pattern matching as a major part of their tasks.

## What is the use of pattern matching?

The Pattern Matching process looks for a specified pattern within a user-defined value. You can use Pattern Matching to recognize social security numbers, telephone numbers, ZIP codes, or any other information that follows a specific pattern.

## What do u mean by pattern matching?

In computer science, pattern matching is the act of checking a given sequence of tokens for the presence of the constituents of some pattern.

## Where is pattern matching used?

Pattern matching is used to determine whether source files of high-level languages are syntactically correct. It is also used to find and replace a matching pattern in a text or code with another text/code. Any application that supports search functionality uses pattern matching in one way or another.

## What is fuzzy matching example?

Fuzzy Matching (also called Approximate String Matching) is a technique that helps identify two elements of text, strings, or entries that are approximately similar but are not exactly the same. For example, lets take the case of hotels listing in New York as shown by Expedia and Priceline in the graphic below.