Computer Programming
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of these is most similar to a computer program?
    answer choices
    Science Book 
    Encyclopedia 
    Blue Print 
    Dictionary 
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. A programmer is to a computer as a teacher is to:
    answer choices
    a desk 
    a student
    a library 
    a principal
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. Imagine a car as a computer, and its engine as a program. Which of the following is an input for the engine program?
    answer choices
    gas pedal
    driver's seat
    steering wheel
    windshield wipers
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. A good algorithm must be: 
    answer choices
    replacable
    simple 
    open-ended
    detailed
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. What is wrong with the following "code" for opening a bottle?
    1. Grip cap with index finger and thumb
    2. Remove cap
    3. Twist counter-clock-wise until seal is broken
    answer choices
    to many steps
    not specific 
    function doesn't apply to every bottle 
    instructions are out of sequence
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. How can the following instruction be made more specific? "Meet Joe at the corner of Main Street and First Avenue."
    answer choices
    describe how you first met Joe
    list all the streets that intersect with First Avenue
    describe current weather conditions 
    set an exact time for the meeting
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. Imagine writing a program that instructs a bird how to take off, fly, and land. What function is likely to be looped?
    answer choices
    lift off
    flap wings
    find landing spot
    land
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. If a program has gone through many iterations, what must be true?
    answer choices
    The code is extremely complex
    The code has changed a great deal over time
    The code is written in more than one language
    The code once contained many bugs
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. For a chef, what is the most important variable in preparing a meal for a dinner party?
    answer choices
    Time the party starts
    Distance of the grocery store
    Brand of the stove
    Number of guests
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. In MIT App inventor a component that can detect clicks is a 
    answer choices
    textbox
    sprite
    text to speech
    button
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the variable when setting a thermometer? 
    answer choices
    How many people are in the room
    The room you are in
    The temperature
    None
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q. A computer program is best described as a series of ___________.
    answer choices
    Instructions
    Questions
    Answers
    Numbers
  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. Which terms best describes each step in a computer program?
    answer choices
    Vague
    Confusing
    Random
    Specfic
  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. A ____ is a mini-program with several lines that can be called on whenever needed.
    answer choices
    Code
    Function 
    Bug
    Loop
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q.  What does a loop do to a section of code?
    answer choices
    Deletes it
    Repeats it
    Reverses it
    Filters it
  • Question 16
    60 seconds
    Q. What is a synonym for "iterating?"
    answer choices
    Include
    Improve
    Introduce
    Incomplete
  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. What is another term for a mistake in a computer program? 
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    Bit 
    Bug
    Botch 
    Byte
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. A conditional statement in plain English usually contains which pair of words?
    answer choices
    If, then
    And,or
    Either, neither
    But, also
  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q.  If the coding steps are in the incorrect order, the computer can still execute the program.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 20
    60 seconds
    Q. Code is to a program and _______ is to Snapchat. 
    answer choices
    filters
    bug
    iterate
    grandma
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