midterm 1 study guide

midterm 1 study guide - MGMT 290D Midterm Thursday October...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: MGMT 290D Midterm: Thursday October 1 STUDY GUIDE Chapter 1: Getting Started With Alice Chapter Summary:- The user story describes the behavior of a computer program.- Storyboard-sketches indicate the appearance of each of the programs scenes.- T ransition diagrams relate the storyboard-sketches to one another- A flow or algorithm provides a concise summary of the user story. Key Terms:- Algorithm- Bounding box- Bug- Class- Concurrent execution- Debugging- Flow- Function- Message- Method- Object- Orientation- Point of view- Position- Pose- Property- Sequential execution- Simultaneous execution- Software design- Software engineering- Software implementation- Software testing- Statement- Storyboard-sketches- User story Chapter 2: Methods Chapter Summary:- World level methods lets us divide an Alice program into scenes and shots- The divide-and-conquer approach can simplify problem solving- Class-level methods let us define new behaviors for an object- We can reuse a class-level method in a world other than the one where we defined it- Control camera movement using dummies and the setPointOfView() message- In a 3D world, an objects position determines where the object is located in the world; its orientation is the objects combined pitch, roll, and yaw; and its point of view is its combined...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 12/04/2009 for the course MGMT 290 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Purdue.

Page1 / 7

midterm 1 study guide - MGMT 290D Midterm Thursday October...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online