24 Algorithms library [algorithms]

24.1 General [algorithms.general]

This Clause describes components that C++ programs may use to perform algorithmic operations on containers and other sequences.
The following subclauses describe components for non-modifying sequence operations, mutating sequence operations, sorting and related operations, and algorithms from the ISO C library, as summarized in Table 80.
Table 80 — Algorithms library summary
Subclause
Header(s)
Non-modifying sequence operations
Mutating sequence operations
<algorithm>
Sorting and related operations
Generalized numeric operations
<numeric>
C library algorithms
<cstdlib>