An Algorithm for Converting a Decimal Number to a Binary Number
By Kevin Ritzman
In this learning activity you'll examine a systematic method for converting a decimal number (base 10) into a binary number (base 2).
Object or Class?
By Jay Stulo
In this learning activity, you'll watch an animated explanation of the terms class and object as used by computer programmers, and then contrast the differences.
What is an Algorithm?
In this learning activity, we’ll learn what an algorithm is.
Debugging: What is It?
Learn more about debugging including: what it is, why we use it, and what it looks like in action.
Visual Logic Basic Programming: Using Flow Charts
By Jason Vosters
In this learning activity you'll understand what flow charts are and how they're used to create computer programs.
What is the .Net Framework?
In this learning activity you'll discover what the .NET Framework is, what problems it solves, and how it came to be.
Parameters and Arguments
In this learning activity, you’ll discover the difference between a parameter and an argument.
The CLR: Overview of the Common Language Runtime
In this learning activity, you’ll explore the Common Language Runtime, or CLR.
How to Evaluate a Problem Statement using MEA and IPO Techniques
By Matthew Green
In this learning activity you'll discover how to evaluate a problem statement using both the MEA and the IP Techniques.
CRUD Applications - Create Retrieve Update Delete
In this learning activity you'll discover what C.R.U.D. applications are and how they're used in everyday life.
Strings in the .NET Framework
By Brett Sheleski
In this activity, we will explain the string datatype in the .net framework and cover the peculiarities of a reference type that appears to behave like value type.
Async and Await
By Joseph Wetzel
In this learning activity, we’ll explore how async and await is used in mobile programming to allow multiple tasks to happen at once.
Subtracting Binary Numbers by Adding the 2's Complement
In this learning activity you'll solve three binary subtraction problems using the 2's complement method.
Instantiation: Constructing an Object
In this learning activity you'll discover how constructors in the C# programming language are used to instantiate objects.
Programming in C++ Using Constants
By Ryan Appel
In this learning activity you'll discover the const keyword and it’s uses in C++.
Finding Factorials with Recursion
In this activity we will discover when recursion is the best solution for your computer programming task.
In this learning activity, we’ll explore what RESTful services are, how they interact with clients and servers, and finally, understand how it works within an HTTP framework.
By Rose Guthrie, Donna Gehl
Explore the AngularJS framework, learn how it’s used to architect, and organize code when building web applications.
Value Types and Reference Types in the .Net Framework
In this learning activity you'll discover the functional differences between value and reference types within the .Net framework.
Attributes of a Class: Fields and Properties
In this learning activity you'll discover how C#, attributes provide a way of associating data with an object in two forms - Fields and Properties.
Access Modifiers in C#
In this learning activity we will learn what access modifiers are and how they are used in C#.
In this learning activity we will discuss breakpoints: what they are and how to use them.
Debugging: Immediate Window
In this learning activity, you'll explore the Immediate Window including what is it and how you use it?
Pointers In C++
In this learning activity you'll be introduced to programming pointers compatible with both the C and C++ languages.