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refers to a
Variable particular memory
location that is
used to store data.
a sequence of
steps designed
Algorithm to program a
particular task
in which is
Selection statements
condition is i
Statement which
should (if
bean e
statements, S
structure is
Iteration group of stat
Statement executed
Loops(while rep
and for)

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Validation 41 41/04/98
days in a
error messa
is a subroutine that
executes its
Function statements and
returns a single
is a single
instruction or
Statement step within a
is a subroutine that
simply executes its
Procedure statements and
returns control to
the main program.…read more

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Assignment can be given d
values while
Statement program is run
scanf( %d , &
is an item of data
that is given to a
Parameter procedure or
the numbers after
data are called
Pointer pointers as they
point to the next
data item
value to
Constant change
the at
progra a
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String (a max must be
including spaces)
has more
Double memory
assigned to it
holds 1 or 0
Boolean (true or false,
on or off)
Array several items
of similar data…read more

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Conditional is a statement
performed if
Statements true or false
these are
programs that
Operators allow the
hardware to work
compare data and produce
a true or false depending
Relational/Comparisons on how the data compared
Operators relate to each other,
because they are used to
compare data.
this is an error which occurs
Runtime due to an unexpected
situation with the data being
processed or another external
Error factor.…read more

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Syntax this is an error that occurs when a
statement has been written in the
program that breaks the rules of
that programming language. This
means that statement cannot be
understood by the computer, and
cannot be executed
this is an error that occurs
Logic because there is a mistake
in the algorithm that
results in the program
Error doing something other
than what it was intended
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Sequence of instructions are each
executed once, in the
order they are written
Camel is when declaring variable
names you combine two or
more words by capitalising
the first letter, but making
Case one long word i.e.…read more

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Global beginning of the code
and is available
throughout all the code,
Variables including all its
this means that
Initialising variables are
Variables given a starting
value -int x = 0
is declared and used inside a
Local module or subroutine and is
only available in that module.…read more


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