Computer Studies HT3 Test

Data Type for a Whole Number
Interger
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Data Type for a non Whole Number
Real (Float)
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Data Type for True or False
Boolean
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Data Type for storing Alphanumeric Characters.
String
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Data Type for a Single Character
Character
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What is a Variable?
A Variable is a Changeable Data Store
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What is a Constant?
A Constant is a Non-Changeable Date Store
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What is Abstraction?
Simplifying your problem/code
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What is Decomposition?
Decomposition is breaking down your problem into manageable parts
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What is Casting?
When you convert one data value to another
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What is Sequence?
Preforming one instruction after another
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What is Selection?
The program making decisions
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What is Iteration?
The program repeating, looping infinitely or for a set number of times.
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What is Linear?
Take the first item and compare it to the item to be searched for, if you find it stop otherwise you continue until you do.
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Card 2

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Data Type for a non Whole Number

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Real (Float)

Card 3

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Data Type for True or False

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Card 4

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Data Type for storing Alphanumeric Characters.

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Card 5

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Data Type for a Single Character

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