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Name: Structured Programming
ID: m19628
Language: English (en)
Summary: An introduction to control structure categories and those allowed in structured programming.
Subject: Science and Technology
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Copyright Holders: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Maintainers: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (

Latest version: 1.9 (history)
First publication date: Feb 16, 2009 1:25 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Mar 5, 2012 6:08 am -0600


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Version History

Version: 1.9 Mar 5, 2012 6:08 am -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Minor typo corrections.

Version: 1.8 Feb 16, 2012 7:31 am -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Correction of minor type error.

Version: 1.7 Jan 15, 2010 9:03 am -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added Google Analytics.

Version: 1.6 Apr 28, 2009 8:42 am -0500 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Repair printing problems.

Version: 1.5 Mar 10, 2009 9:43 am -0500 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Corrected Example 2 changing count to counter.

Version: 1.4 Mar 2, 2009 10:17 am -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
No changes.

Version: 1.3 Feb 25, 2009 7:58 am -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Change title and correct typos.

Version: 1.2 Feb 16, 2009 1:55 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Correction of typos and spelling. 

Version: 1.1 Feb 16, 2009 1:39 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Initial module.

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