Problem Solving!

  • How are you doing your homework?
    • Why you shouldn't use the online compilers (like Codepad) for your homework...
    • PC: PuTTY/WinSCP?
    • Mac people?
  • Unix commands: cd, mkdir, ls (more: up/down, "clear")
  • Nano demo! (vi, anyone?!)
  • Homework #5 Advice
    • Functionality:
      • Get values from user (17 of them!)
      • Perform calculations (refer to your notes -- we've discussed calculating averages before!)
      • Make it look EXACTLY like the sample output (using setw(), setprecision(), and fixed)
      • Use if statements at the end to print out different message depending on the grade
    • Style and documentation
      • Indentation, spacing, and variable names
      • Program prologue and comments (Style Guide?)
  • Turning in your homework? How do you get it from penguin to Blackboard?!
  • Example code to help you out!
  • Who else can help you?!