Fundamentals of Computer Science 1 (CS151 2003S)

Class 30: Procedures as Values

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Held: Tuesday, 11 March 2003

Summary: Today we investigate higher-order procedures; procedures that take other procedures as parameters or return procedures as values. Higher-order procedures are one of the most important design techniques in the functional paradigm (nearly as important as recursion).

Related Pages:




An Exercise

Design Patterns

The Short Version


The Long Version

Apply to All

Common Higher-Order Procedures

Anonymous Procedures

Some Other Patterns

Returning Procedures



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