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SICI 4087

THIRD PARTIAL TEST

CHAPTERS 15 & 16

WED, APR 25TH 12:00-1:20PM ROOM AE-105

 

        HOW DOES CODING AID SYSTEM ANALYSTS?

        LIST 5 PURPOSES OF CODING

        GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR CODING (p. 598-601, Read these pages from top to bottom, please!)

        SIMPLE SEQUENCE CODES

        DISADVANTAGE OF ALPHABETIC DERIVATION

        CLASSIFICATION CODES

        PROBLEMS WITH CLASSIFICATION CODES

        CODE USED FOR PULL-DOWN WITH GUIs

        BLOCK SEQUENCE CODES

        CIPHER CODES

        SIGNIFICANT-DIGIT CODES

        ADVANTAGES OF SIGNIFICANT-DIGIT CODES

        MNEMONIC CODES

        UNICODE

        FUNCTION CODE

        OCR

        MARK SENSE FORMS

        LIST 4 REASONS FOR INCREASED ACCURACY OF DATA ON E-COMMERCE

        SIX SIGMA (Read both: the presentation slides and the textbook! Also, review the figure 16.1)

        STRUCTURED WALKTHROUGH (study everything given on this topic)

        BOTTOM-UP DESIGN

        ADVANTAGES OF BOTTOM-UP DESIGN

        REASONS WHY SOME SYSTEMS AND PROGRAMS ARE NOT DOCUMENTED OR UNDERDOCUMENTED (software engineering and documentation topic)

        PURPOSE OF PSEUDOCODES

        KEY SECTIONS OF A PROCEDURE MANUAL

        ONLINE MANUALS

        WHAT IS THE FOLKLORE METHOD?

        CATEGORIES OF INFORMATION GATHERED WITH FOLKLORE METHOD

        ORDER OF TESTING PROCESS

        4 TYPES OF TESTING (KNOW THEIR DEFINITIONS)

        REASONS FOR MAINTENANCE

        WHAT IS AUDITING

        TWO KINDS OF AUDITORS