Numerous examples and sample programs demonstrate ways to use the concepts students have just learned. Ex.___
Help guide students through the chapters. Ex.___
Helps students develop a structured (modular) programming technique to isolate problems, write correct problems faster, and produce easy-to-maintain programs. Ex.___
Teaches students the key building blocks of C. Ex.___
Provides students with the concepts to make their C programs more effective. Ex.___
Shows students practical applications for using C. Ex.___
C By Example makes programming easy to learn for the beginning programmer. It builds your programming skills by using clear, easy-to-understand exercises. Hands-on, real world examples show you how to write programs that flow correctly and produce accurate results. At the end of the book, you will use the concepts you have learned to build a blackjack game. Also included is an appendix that discusses where to find compilers, other C resources, where to go from here, and what kinds of careers you could go into with the knowledge she gained from the book.
I. WELCOME TO C.1. What C Is All About.
II. C OPERATORS.7. Operators and Precedence.
III. CONTROLLING YOUR PROGRAM'S EXECUTION.10. The while Loop.
IV. VARIABLE SCOPE AND STRUCTURING CODE.13. Introduction to C Functions.
V. STANDARD INPUT, OUTPUT, AND INTRINSIC FUNCTIONS.17. Device and Character 1/0.
VI. BUILDING BLOCKS.19. Working with Arrays.
VII. ADVANCED C.22. Introduction to Structures.