ERIC Number: ED044034
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct
Reference Count: 0
A Primer for the NEWBASIC/CATALYST System.
Dwyer, Thomas A.; And Others
Assuming no previous experience with computers, this primer is designed to help students, teachers, scientists, and other scholars to learn how to use the NEWBASIC/CATALYST system (NBS). The primer contains nine sections: (1) instructions for establishing contact with the computer (logging on); (2) examples and problems to lead the student through the use of the rudiments of NBS; (3) an introduction to advanced NBS and the use of files; (4) an introduction to Com-Share Executive commands, with application to CAI lesson management; (5) explanations and examples of the CATALYST features; (6) information about the use of functions in NBS; (7) suffixes, multiple statements, extended data types, matrix operations, debugging commands, and scientific applications; (8) format control, QED (text editor), business and administrative applications; and (9) a combined index and summary of NEWBASIC/CATALYST. (MF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pittsburgh Univ., PA.
Identifiers: BASIC Programing Language; Catalysts; Computer Augmented Teaching and Learning System; Newbasic Catalyst