OBJECTIVES
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CHAPTER
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Writing a Program
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Analyze some of the issues involved in producing a simple program:
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Requirements
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Design constraints
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Testing
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Effort estimation
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Implementation details
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Understand the sequence of activities involved in writing even a simple
program.
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Preview many additional software engineering topics found in the later
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1.1 A Simple Problem
In this chapter we will analyze the tasks involved in writing a relatively simple program.
This will serve as a contrast ...

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