C Programming Absolute Beginner's Guide

C Programming Absolute Beginner's Guide


Updated for C11

Write powerful C programs...without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to get comfortable with C, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. You'll learn all the basics: how to organize programs, store and display data, work with variables, operators, I/O, pointers, arrays, functions, and much more. C programming has neverbeen this simple!

Who knew how simple C programming could be?

This is today's best beginner's guide to writing C programs-and to learning skills you can use with practically any language. Its simple, practical instructions will help you start creating useful, reliable C code, from games to mobile apps. Plus, it's fully updated for the new C11 standard and today's free, open source tools! Here's a small sample of what you'll learn:

* Discover free C programming tools for Windows, OS X, or Linux

* Understand the parts of a C program and how they fit together

* Generate output and display it on the screen

* Interact with users and respond to their input

* Make the most of variables by using assignments and expressions

* Control programs by testing data and using logical operators

* Save time and effort by using loops and other techniques

* Build powerful data-entry routines with simple built-in functions

* Manipulate text with strings

* Store information, so it's easy to access and use

* Manage your data with arrays, pointers, and data structures

* Use functions to make programs easier to write and maintain

* Let C handle all your program's math for you

* Handle your computer's memory as efficiently as possible

* Make programs more powerful with preprocessing directives

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Greg Perry, Dean Miller
Paperback | 352 pages
181 x 233 x 20mm | 580g
Publication date
03 Sep 2013
Pearson Education (US)
Que Corporation,U.S.
Publication City/Country
United States
Edition Statement
3rd edition
Illustrations note
illustrations (black and white)
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