CHAPTER

1

Introduction to Computers and Programming

1.1 Concept of Computers and Computer Systems

1.2 Modular Programming

1.3 Algorithms and Program Development

1.4 Program Processing

1.5 Program Processing Environment

1.6 Samples of Algorithms

Chapter Summary

Exercises

Objectives

To understand the basic concepts of the hardware and software components of a computer system, program development, program compilation and execution in C, and the C program processing environment.

 

General purpose computers have become an important part of everyday life, particularly with the evolution of internet technology. Computers and computer programming are essential components in modern problem solving and in the technology of information transfer. A computer ...

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