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# LeetCode 11. Container With Most Water (javascript solution)

### Description:

Given n non-negative integers a1, a2, ..., an , where each represents a point at coordinate (i, ai). n vertical lines are drawn such that the two endpoints of the line i is at (i, ai) and (i, 0). Find two lines, which, together with the x-axis forms a container, such that the container contains the most water.

Notice that you may not slant the container.

### Solution:

Time Complexity : O(n)
Space Complexity: O(1)

``````// 2 pointers
var maxArea = function(height) {
// Max amountof water
let max = 0
// Pointer to move possible heights
let left = 0
let right = height.length-1
// Use 2 pointers to find the max area
while(left < right) {
// Current area
const area = Math.min(height[left], height[right]) * (right - left)
// Check if current area is greater than previous max
max = Math.max(max, area)
// Move the pointer that has the lowest height
if(height[left]>height[right]) {
right--
} else {
left++
}
}
return max
}
``````