Understanding Functions (Task 1)Category
- Greeting someone is an algorithm that could be used in different contexts, with only minor changes. These changes could be the name of..
Everyday tasks like turning the lights on and off in certain areas or all areas of commercial, industrial and housing building could be co..
Making coffee first thing in the morning. The type of milk is changed according to the person’s preference.
Getting dressed is a simple function hat needs to be changed each day depending on weather.
A timer could be called and used in many situations, e.g. cooking, answering questions in a test, etc. You just need to enter duration.
When making breakfast you have to make many decisions depending on what you choose to eat. Bowl size, milk volume, whether you need to mic..
Making the morning Coffee could be replaced by a function as it is repetitive, regular and the same format each day. Simple steps could be..
Check Traffic Function. This can be used for driving, walking, riding or anything whereby you need to ensure there is no traffic coming.
Last year I introduced my year 7s to algorithms and functions. I had them pick a random, everyday task and write out the steps for that pa..
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