CS141: Topics for Sept 23, 25 & 27, 2013

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Homework and Reading

The reading and homework for this week can be found here: Lab 5: Loops


For practice, check out the WileyPlus Chapter 5 Flash Cards!

method (function, member function, procedure)
black box
stepwise refinement (revisited)
return type, return value
(formal) parameter variable
argument (actual parameter)
parameter passing
variable scope: local, global
tracing code
recursive methods

Common expressions are:

"call a method" or "call a function"
"return a value"
"pass a value as a parameter"

Topics: Chp 4 - Loops (topics still to cover)

Topics: Chp 5 - Methods

In Class Practice Activities