# C# Program to find the largest and smallest element in an array

In this program, You will learn how to find the largest and smallest element in an array in C#.

```
Array List is: 11 12 13 14 15
The largest element is: 15
The smallest element is: 11
```

## Example: How to find the largest and smallest element in an array in C#.

```
using System;
public class Program
{
public static void Main(string[] args)
{
int i, lar = 0, sm = 0;
int[] arr = new int[5];
Console.Write("Enter five numbers:");
for (i = 0; i < arr.Length; i++)
{
arr[i] = Convert.ToInt32(Console.ReadLine());
}
lar = sm = arr[0];
for (i = 0; i < 5; i++)
{
if (lar < arr[i])
{
lar = arr[i];
}
if (sm > arr[i])
{
sm = arr[i];
}
}
Console.WriteLine("Largest element is:" + lar);
Console.WriteLine("Smallest element is:" + sm);
}
}
```

#### Output:

```
Enter five numbers:10
40
50
5
20
Largest element is:50
Smallest element is:5
```