The course is has been rewritten to work with windows 2000 and
Microsoft Visual C++.
The previous course material using unix
is still available.
If you wish to get a C compiler for use at home
Dev-C++ is a good
C and C++ compiler which is free if you use windows. If you use
Linux then gcc is highly recommended.
All lecture notes and practical sheets are provided in Microsoft Word
format. Coursework answers are currently OFFLINE until the work has been
Model answers to Coursework One
Model answers to Coursework Two
Model answers to Coursework Three
Model answers to Coursework Four
contains worked examples for coursework
Projects and Mark Scheme
Projects are due in by noon of Friday week ten.
On two occasions I have been asked [by members of Parliament], 'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong
figures, will the right answers come out?' I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke
such a question.
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