COSC 4360 Exam 1 Review

The exam will be given on October 7, 2011 during regular class hours. You will have an hour and 15 minutes to complete the exam. The exam will cover information from chapters 1 to 5 from Sebesta. You will be allowed a one-page, 8 1/2 X 11 inch, handwritten, original note sheet.

Most of the exam questions will be of two types:

Chapter 1, Preliminaries. Know the following concepts:

Chapter 2, Evaluation of the Major Programming Languages. I only did an introduction of this chapter, but you will need to understand the basic evaluation of the programming languages as outlined in figure 2.1.

Chapter 3, Describing Syntax and Semantics.

Chapter 4, Lexical and Syntax Analysis.

Chapter 5, Names, Bindings, and Scopes.