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modular development?

the process of dividing a program into separate modules that can be developed and tested separately and then integrated into a single program


Incremental development?

a process in which a programmer writes, compiles, and tests a small amount of code, then writes, compiles, and tests a small amount more (an incremental amount), and so on


method stub

a method definition whose statements have not yet been written


can a method be written once and called on several times within a program? why or why not?

yes, methods should be called on several times instead of re-writing the method code.


array variable?

a varriable that stores a list of values