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Inside, you will find:
- Full coverage of Computer Science I-II, using the computing language taught by 83% of all colleges
- Simplified explanations of recursion, logic, polymorphism, algorithms, and more
- 455 solved problems in computer science, including step-by-step annotations
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Chapters include:
- Introduction to Computing
- C++ Fundamentals
- Control Structures
- Functions
- Arrays
- Strings and Files
- Abstract Data Types
- Pointers
- Lists
- Standard Container Classes
- Recursion
- Trees
- Sorting
- Searching
- Appendixes: Algorithms, References
Synopsis
This powerful study tool is the best tutor you can have if you want top grades and thorough understanding of the fundamentals of computing with C++, the computing language taught at 83% of all colleges. This student-friendly study guide leads you step-by-step through the entire computer science course, giving you 420 problems with fully worked solutions and easy-to-follow examples for every new topic. You get complete explanations of data abstraction, recursion, Standard C++ container classes, searching, sorting algorithms, and other complex concepts, simplified and illustrated so they're easy to grasp. You also get additional practice problems to solve on your own, working at your own speed. This superb study guide covers the entire course, from logic to libraries. If you're taking introduction to computer science, this book will be your best friend. It's perfect for independent study, too!
Synopsis
This powerful study tool is the best tutor you can have if you want top grades and thorough understanding of the fundamentals of computing with C++, the computing language taught at 83% of all colleges. This student-friendly study guide leads you step-by-step through the entire computer science course, giving you 420 problems with fully worked solutions and easy-to-follow examples for every new topic. You get complete explanations of data abstraction, recursion, Standard C++ container classes, searching, sorting algorithms, and other complex concepts, simplified and illustrated so they're easy to grasp. You also get additional practice problems to solve on your own, working at your own speed. This superb study guide covers the entire course, from logic to libraries. If you're taking introduction to computer science, this book will be your best friend. It's perfect for independent study, too!
Synopsis
This Schaum's Outlines volume offers the best preparation for make-or-break first-year courses: Computer Science I and II. The book works with college, university, and AP courses, and provides examples and solved problems. Illustrated.
About the Author
Jonn R. Hubbard, Ph.D. (Richmond, VA) is Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Richmond. He is the author of the popular Schaum's Outline Programming with C++ and Programming with Java.
Table of Contents
Introduction to Computing.
Logic.
Control Structures.
Algorithms.
Text Processing.
Arrays.
Data Abstraction.
Inheritance.
Polymorphism.
Containers.
Recursion.
Mathematical Induction.
Sorting.
Complexity Analysis.
Hash Tables.
Linked Lists.
Trees.
External Structures.
Graphs.
Simultation.
Appendices: A: C++ Syntax.
B: Standard C++ Libraries.
C: C++ Syntax.
D: Logarithms.
E: Factorials, Permutations, and Combinations.
F: Stirling's Formula.
G: Catalan Numbers.
H: Counting Principles.
I: Recurrence Relations.
J: References.