Fall 2015 Instructions

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Last Updated: July 8, 2015

Powerpoint Slides for Computer Science Illuminated 5th EditionTextbook

Updated to Version 5

Chapters in Assigned Order

Powerpoint Chapter 12 Information Systems
Powerpoint Chapter 13 Artificial Intelligence

Web AliceBot Turing Test - Scroll down to "Chat with Alice" link
Web Pandorabots - Create an account to create your own virtual robot

Powerpoint Chapter 14 Simulation, Graphics, Gaming and Other Applications
Powerpoint Chapter 15 Networks
Powerpoint Chapter 16 The World Wide Web
Powerpoint Chapter 1 The Big Picture
Powerpoint Chapter 2 Binary Values and Number Systems

Khan Academy
Binary and Hexadecimal Number Systems

Powerpoint Chapter 3 Data Representation

YouTube Two's Complement Part I (also Signed Magnitude, One's Complement. Two's Complement starts at 7:10) by ProtoWise with Dave Collins
YouTube Two's Complement Part II (Watch Part 1 first to understand why we use two's compliment.) by ProtoWise with Dave Collins

WebTranscendental Numbers (good explaination)

Powerpoint Chapter 4 Gates and Circuits

WebLearning about Logic Gates and Circuits by

WebCreate Gates and Circuits by

Web Boolean Arithmetic Vol IV .. Digital .. Boolean Algebra by All About Circuits

Powerpoint Chapter 5 Computing Components
Powerpoint Chapter 7 Problem Solving and Algorithms
Powerpoint Chapter 8 Abstract Data Types and Subprograms

Zip file Zip file with Powerpoints for all chapters


Chapters Not Assigned

Powerpoint Chapter 6 Low-Level Programming Languages and Pseudocode (Learn this in CSC 205 Computer Organization)

Powerpoint Chapter 9 Object-Oriented Design and High-Level Programming Languages (Learn this in ITP 120 Java I or CSC 201 Computer Science I)

Powerpoint Chapter 10 Operating Systems (Learn this in ITN 106 Microcomputer Operating Systems)

Powerpoint Chapter 11 File Systems and Directors (Learn this in ITN 106 Microcomputer Operating Systems)

Powerpoint Chapter 17 Computer Security (Learn this in ITN 260 and 261 Computer Security classes)

Powerpoint Chapter 18 Limitations of Computing



Companion Web site for Textbook

Powerpoints for each chapter




Last Update: July 8, 2015