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Introduction to Programming Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does LIFO stand for in the context of data structures?

Question 2 2. When is the Requirements Document finished?

Question 3 3. A data type where values can only represent one of a limited number of pre-defined categories is called a(n) _______ data type.

Question 4 4. Which of the following translates and executes program code line by line rather than the whole program in one step?

Question 5 5. A procedure in programming is also called _____.

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Question 6 6. Why is FORTRAN considered a procedural programming language?

Question 7 7. When programmers perform an analysis at the beginning of a project, which information do they look at?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a core concept of object-oriented programming?

Question 9 9. During the meetings and surveys step, the programmer should:

Question 10 10. Based on what you have seen here, would you say that researching your project is:

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Question 11 11. What is the importance of syntax in programming?

Question 12 12. Which of the following are NOT validation tools?

Question 13 13. A computer program can be best described as _____. Choose the best answer.

Question 14 14. Which symbol is used to represent a decision in a flowchart?

Question 15 15. How does the IDE component, known as syntax highlighting, aid developers with writing program code?

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Question 16 16. How is output from a program characterized?

Question 17 17. When you develop an outline, you:

Question 18 18. Why is prototyping so important?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is good practice as a programmer, in terms of customer interaction?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is pseudocode intended for?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is an interpreted programming language?

Question 22 22. Which of the following programming languages is used to write queries in database applications?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of pseudocode?

Question 24 24. What is the purpose of Requirements Gathering?

Question 25 25. A one-dimensional array is also called a _____.

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Question 26 26. How do functions differ from methods?

Question 27 27. What are the two most important skills a programmer must have?

Question 28 28. So far, my approach to this project has been to:

Question 29 29. Procedural programming is also referred to as _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a typical component of an Integrated Development Environment?

Introduction to Programming Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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