Modula-2 pp 102-121 | Cite as

Procedures and Locality

  • Daniel Thalmann


We have indicated that a program may be viewed as a collection of statements which represent elementary actions. These actions may be sequential, repetitive or selective. A large program has a large number of statements, but it can generally be summarized in a much smaller number of more complex actions, or subproblems.


Elementary Action Actual Parameter Formal Parameter Procedure Call Main Program 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel Thalmann
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  1. 1.Département d’Informatique et Recherche OpérationnelleUniversité de MontréalMontréal (Quebec)Canada

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