Fall 2017 Instructions

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Last Updated: October 24, 2017

Powerpoint Slides for
Computer Science Illuminated 6th Edition

Updated to 6th Edition

Chapters in Assigned Order

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 17 Computer Security

Powerpoint Chapter 1 The Big Picture

YouTube Welcome! Smart Coding Ep1
(1956 - 5MB)

What's the story with?

Powerpoint Chapter 6 Low-Level Programming Languages and Pseudocode

YouTube Go with the flow. Smart Coding Ep4

Powerpoint Chapter 7 Problem Solving and Algorithms
(also Searching and Sorting)

15 Sorting Algorithms in 6 Minutes by Timo Bingman (thanks to John "Tyler" Neal)
0:00-0:09 Selection Sort
0:10-0:38 Insertion Sort
0:38-1:04 Quick Sort
4:00-4:17 Bubble Sort

Sorting Algorithms (slower, grouped and ordered) by Timo Bingmann

YouTube Did you mean recursion? Smart Coding Ep7

Powerpoint Chapter 8 Abstract Data Types and Subprograms

Powerpoint Chapter 9 Object-Oriented Design and High-Level Programming Languages

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

Zip file Zip file with Powerpoints for all chapters


Chapters Not Assigned

Powerpoint Chapter 5 Computing Components

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 12 Information Systems

Powerpoint Chapter 15 Networks

Powerpoint Chapter 16 The World Wide Web

Powerpoint Chapter 18 Limitations of Computing



Companion Web site for Textbook

Powerpoints for each chapter




Last Update: October 24, 2017