Questions

 

  • What do computers do better than humans? They store, give info, and calculate better than us.
  • What do humans do better than computers? We have emotions, can make decisions, and can move.
  • What is the difference between a Microprocessor and a Microcontroller? Microprocessor is a computer and microcontroller is smaller and too specific.
  • What does the Assembler do (http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assembly_language)? It writes code in almost English and the computer makes it numbers for the what the words stand for.
  • What does the Compiler do? A compiler transforms high level coding in the assembly so that both computer and humans can understand it better and the machine can have it as machine code.
  • What is an IDE? Integrated Development Environment
  • What is the Processing IDE (http://processing.org/reference/environment/)? You can make things easier because it has a text editor, compiler, display window.
  • Why do we program in High Level Languages? It has it more like english so we can see what is going on.
  • What is binary, octal, decimal, and hexidecimal? Theey are bases that the computer works within.

 

 

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