# What is a binary Search Tree?

A binary Search Tree is a method used to store data. Each element, or node, is sorted in order to access elements faster when searching for them.

## Steps for inserting

- Start at the root and compare it to the value.
- If the root is greater than the element, go into the left child of the root, otherwise go in the right.
- Repeat the previous steps, with comparing the current node to the inserted node, until there is no child to go into. Insert it there.

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