SFWR ENG 3E03 - Fall 2006
Dr. Wolfram Kahl
Office hour: Wednesday, 12:30-13:20
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Q: At the end of the last lecture you mentioned a couple of topics that would be and wouldn't be on the exam. I was just wondering if you could have a quick glance at the list I managed to scribble together (below), to see if I had missed something. Any additional comments on exam topics would be appreciated as well. programming over syntax tree concrete/abstract grammars (and modifying/changing them) no lexing bison rule/modification haskell programming haskell typing haskell evaluation structure of terms exceptions semantics SImPL A: No further comments Q: Are you planning to give the with bison example sheet you did in class just like our first midterm. A: I said in class that I would do something like that when necesary. Q: From the the things that could come in exam, what do mean by structure of terms and programming over syntax tree A: MT3 Q1 and Exercise 10.2. Q: and when u say semantics is that the proving question we did for midterm 3? A: Operational semantics is 9.3.b) and also material like exercises 9.4 and 8.2 Axiomatic semantics are proofs like MT3 Q2 and the rest of Exercise 9.3, and quite a few other exercises. Q: Programing in Haskell seems to be a problem, its like i get to certain point and i can't think of the syntax to complete the program. how Could i earn marks if i got stuck in same situation in exams. A: * Check whether any supplied material contains examples that might have something similar to what you need. * Explain what you think you need to do. * Don't hesitate to ask me during the exam when you are stuck.
Q: Will exceptions (as in Exercise 8.2) be on the midterm? A: Midterm 3 will contain something more of the flavour of Exercise 10.2; a question of the flavour of Exercises 8.2 and 9.4 will likely be on the final.
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Lectures: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 10:30-11:20, ABB-165
|Group 2||Monday, 13:30-14:20||JHE-329|
|Group 1||Thursday, 8:30-9:20||BSB-122|
|Group 3||Thursday, 12:30-13:20||JHE-329|
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