how to order 10 numbers by size?

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how to order 10 numbers by size?

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Let's say I want to read 10 sample values from a sensor and sort them by size and store them in that order from low to high in variable01, variable02, variable03... variable10.
How would you suggest I do this? I want to make sure I do it efficiently and don't do a lot of unnecessary calculations.

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Hi Daniel,
Attached is an old bubble sort flowchart I created a while ago.
Although sorting 12 numbers, can easily be adapted for 10.
The variables are contained within an array.
If you require any further help then just post your flowchart.

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Re: how to order 10 numbers by size?

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Hi Daniel,
Did the bubble sort work ok for your application?
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Thanks, I have not had time to check back on this. I wanted a simple way of identifying outliers in an array of say 10 byte variables to get a more accurate way of determining an average value.

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