2015-09-25 HW06

posted Sep 25, 2015, 12:34 PM by Samuel Konstantinovich   [ updated Sep 26, 2015, 4:05 PM ]
If you have some technical issue with accounts as of right now please fill out the:

A. Read the post on piazza regarding things my students wished they knew about.

B. Bring in a printed [on paper with printer ink] copy on Monday with your heading on the page to class.
Note that questions with multiple parts should have ALL parts thoroughly answered.
1. What is the purpose of a function in mathematics? How are they used? What would an input  and what would an output be? (Feel free to pick a function you are familiar with to use as an example when explaining.)
2. What are things that you do on your computer that are slow (name a few different things)?
3. Why do you think each of those things are slow now that you learned a little bit about computer hardware and how things work?