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Technology In Action Complete Study Set 4

Computing

Quiz 10 :

Behind the Scenes: Software Programming

Quiz 10 :

Behind the Scenes: Software Programming

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________ breaks down a problem into a series of high-level tasks and continues to break each task into successively more detailed subtasks.
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B

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In object-oriented programming, ________ allows a new class to automatically use all the data and methods of an existing class.
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D

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A loop decision point for an algorithm consists of three features: an initial value, a set of actions to be performed, and a(n) ________.
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C

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Division by zero is a ________ error that is caught when the program executes.
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The set of specific, sequential steps that describe exactly what a computer program must do to complete the work is called a(n) ________.
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Translating an algorithm into a programming language is called ________.
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SQL is an example of a ________ category programming language.
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Object-oriented ________ are defined by the information (data) and the actions (methods) associated with them.
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The capability of moving a completed programming solution easily from one type of computer to another is known as ________.
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Which of the following is the final stage of the program development life cycle (PDLC)?
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An example of a first-generation language is ________.
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________ is the set of instructions that programmers have written in a higher-level language.
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Which statement does not describe fifth-generation languages?
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What is the first step of the system development life cycle (SDLC)?
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________ is the process of translating a task into a series of commands that a computer will use to perform the task.
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Which of the following provides a visual representation of the patterns of an algorithm?
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The keywords used in programming languages that use decisions to redirect the flow of a program are called ________.
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The process that converts program code into machine language is called ________.
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An integrated development environment (IDE) is a ________.
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A clearly stated objective of how a program should work and how it responds to errors is called the ________.
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