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Picking out the important bits of information.
abstraction
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Coming up with an algorithm to solve a problem.
algorithmic thinking
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A step by step set of rules or instructions.
algorithm
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A collective name for letters,digits and symbols.
alpanumetric
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A continuous signal which can't be processed by a computer.
analogue signal
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A value that a parameter of a sub program actually takes.
argument
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An operator that programs use to carry out simple mathematical operations.
arithmetic operator
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A data structure where all the data is stored and defined under one variable name.
array
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A 7-bit character set consisting of 128 characters.
ASCII
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A program the turns assembly language into machine code.
assembler
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A low level language.
assembly language
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A process for checking the identity of the user.
authentication
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A programming tool commonly used to make a summary of the program.
auto-documentation
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A step by step set of rules or instructions.

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A collective name for letters,digits and symbols.

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A continuous signal which can't be processed by a computer.

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