CS 1401, Quiz #1

Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2007
Name: ____________________________________________________________
Class section (9:30 am or 11:30 am): _______________________________

1. What was the contribution of Egyptians to computing?

2. How is Java - the language that we study in this class - different from previous programming languages? For extra credit: where does the word Java come from?

3. Mark all the topics discussed in the your reading assignment of Chapter 2: