CSC 161 Grinnell College Fall, 2011
 
Imperative Problem Solving and Data Structures
 

CSC 161 Module to Introduce Arrays, Functions, Testing, and Addresses

Introduction

This module introduces CSC 161 students to fundamental elements of programming in C, including

  1. Arrays
  2. Functions and Parameters
  3. Testing
  4. Values and Addresses

Day-by-day Details

Day Topic Preparation In-class Due Date Availability
for
Extra
Credit
Monday, September 19 Examples
Module 2: Arrays, Functions, Testing, Values, and Addresses
  Examples:    
Tuesday, September 20 Arrays
  • K&R: 1.6, 1.9, 5.7
lab exercise    
Wednesday, September 21 Functions
  • K&R: 1.7, 4.1-4.3.
lab exercise    
Friday, September 23 Hour Test 1
Monday, September 26 The & Operator and Addresses
  • K&R: 5.1, 5.2
lab exercise    
Tuesday, September 27 Testing lab exercise    
Wednesday, September 28 Project   Uninterpretable Dance Due:  

Project: Uninterpretable Dance

Working in pairs, students should develop a program which makes the robot perform a randomized dance. That is, the program should have these features:

Grading

This project will be worth 25 points, based on the following rubric:


This document is available on the World Wide Web as

http://www.cs.grinnell.edu/~walker/courses/161.fa11/modules/module-arrays-functions/module-arrays-functions.shtml

created 19 July 2011 by Dilan Ustek
last full revision 26 July 2011 by Dilan Ustek
dates revised 2 September 2011 by Henry M. Walker
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