Flashcards in AQA GCSE Computer science 1 Deck (10):
Routine or Subroutine
is a sequence of instructions that perform a frequently performed task. They have a name and a program can call them to be executed (example line, sum, rect, etc)
A section of code that is part of an overall program. It contains one or more routines.
Is a stet of steps taken in order, one thing following the other. Sequence of commands.
Remove irrelevant characteristics to manage the complexity of the system
Set of steps that defines how a task is performed
Explanatory notes, comments in the code
When we give a value and assign it to a variable
Breaking down a problem in smaller steps
A subroutine that does not return values