CSCE A201 Midterm Exam Topics

The CSCE A201 exams are all closed book and closed computer.  You are allowed to bring in a single 8.5x11 (or smaller) page of notes. You can put whatever you want on the paper and can use the front and the back. You will have a variety of questions on the exam.  There will be a small number of short-answer questions.  There will be more questions where you will be asked to write some code, or you will be given some code and asked to produce what the output of the code will be when executed or to find the error in some code.  The topics that will be covered are listed below:

Computer Programming Overview

Input and Output

Identifiers and Variables


Expressions and Operators

Flow Control