Oliver Irwin

27th February 2023

- define what an algorithm is
- translate a simple problem into an algorithm
- describe the actions of an algorithm

“A procedure for solving a logical problem in a finite number of steps that frequently involves recursive operations”

So, basically, a recipe for solving a problem

How to make a good pasta dish ?

- put water in the pan
- put the pan on the stove
- heat the pan
- wait for the water to boil
- put pasta in the water
- wait for pasta to be
*al-dente* - wring out the pasta
- enjoy

Used to represent algorithms better