created: 7/27/99; revised 7/03/2011

Fill in the Blanks

Instructions:   This is an ungraded fill-in-the-blank exercise. Each question consists of a sentence with one or two words left out. A button represents the missing word(s). For each question, think of the word or phrase that should fill each blank, then click on the buttons to see if you are correct. No grade is calculated for this exercise.

This exercise reviews the steps of the method used to run programs from these notes.

Step 1. Start up a command prompt window and the text editor.

Step 2. Use the command in the command prompt window to get to the subdirectory you wish to use.

Step 3. In the browser window, highlight the program with the mouse, then copy it into the using the "copy" command from the menu.

Step 4. Copy the program into Notepad using the command from Notepad's menu.

Step 5. From Notepad save the program to a file using the command from Notepad's menu.

Step 6. In the DOS window, use the command to check if the file is there. Then compile the program using and run it using the command .

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