CSET Business - Programming Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. What are the two basic kinds of program loops?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is pseudocode intended for?

Question 3 3. A connected graph where each node has zero, one, or more children is called a _____.

Question 4 4. A one-dimensional array is also called a _____.

Question 5 5. Why is FORTRAN considered a procedural programming language?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following programming languages makes a website more interactive and dynamic?

Question 7 7. The programmer's toolbox contains _____.

Question 8 8. How should a programmer start analyzing a problem?

Question 9 9. Why are conditional statements important?

Question 10 10. Arithmetic operations are used to

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Question 11 11. A memory location that can store a value within a program is called a/an:

Question 12 12. What are the two main parts of a programmer's job?

Question 13 13. Which programming tool was developed in 1993 and became the standard for the Internet ?

Question 14 14. How is a data structure important?

Question 15 15. Which of the following phrases best describes programming?

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Question 16 16. What does LIFO stand for in the context of data structures?

Question 17 17. A procedure in programming is also called _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is not an aspect of pseudocode?

Question 19 19. What are the two most important skills a programmer must have?

Question 20 20. How is output from a program characterized?

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Question 21 21. How does the IDE component, known as syntax highlighting, aid developers with writing program code?

Question 22 22. Which of the following describes programming?

Question 23 23. Which symbol is used to represent a decision in a flowchart?

Question 24 24. Is there a single standard for writing pseudocode?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a typical component of an Integrated Development Environment?

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Question 26 26. Procedural programming is also referred to as _____.

Question 27 27. Gwen is an IT programmer for a small, non profit company. She's been assigned to write some new code for her company's payroll department to assist with the roll-out of a new pay for performance system. The new code will affect employees' pay grades, salaries, and bonuses. Gwen has written pseudo-code and the actual code. What should be her next step in the process?

Question 28 28.

Excerpt from lesson: The rule when I grew up was simple: I could open my presents only on my birthday. So, each morning for about a week before my actual birthday, the first thing that popped into my head when I woke up was, 'Is it my birthday?' When I could answer 'yes,' then I could open my presents.


In the birthday present example from our lesson, what is the first step in creating a flowchart?

Question 29 29. Gia is designing a website for her floral business and wants to incorporate the same color scheme, background, and styles throughout the site. Which programming language BEST suits Gia's particular web design needs?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of pseudocode?

CSET Business - Programming Chapter Exam Instructions

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