By Michal Forišek,Monika Steinová

There is an important distinction among designing a brand new set of rules, proving its correctness, and instructing it to an viewers. whilst educating algorithms, the teacher's major aim will be to show the underlying rules and to assist the scholars shape right psychological versions on the topic of the set of rules. This technique can usually be facilitated through the use of appropriate metaphors. This paintings offers a suite of novel metaphors pointed out and constructed as compatible instruments for instructing a number of the "classic textbook" algorithms taught in undergraduate classes world wide. every one bankruptcy presents workouts and didactic notes for lecturers in response to the authors’ reviews while utilizing the metaphor in a school room setting.

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