CS362 2011F Compilers

Class 02: Detour: A Quick Introduction to Pascal

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Held: Monday, 29 August 2011

Summary: We quickly explore the Pascal programming language, which will serve as our source language for the semester.

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Notes:

Overview:

A Short History of Pascal

Why Pascal?

What Belongs in an Imperative Language?

Detour: BNF

Overall Structure

Variables and Types

Simple Statements

Conditionals

Compound Types

Loops

Procedures

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