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Recursion Recursion means "defining a problem in terms of itself". This can be a very powerful tool in writing algorithms. Recursion comes directly from Mathematics, where there are many examples of expressions written in terms of themselves.
For example, the Fibonacci sequence is defined as: For example, we can define the operation "find your way home" as: If you are at home, stop moving. Take one step toward home.
Here the solution to finding your way home is two steps three steps. First, we don't go home if we are already home.
Secondly, we do a very simple action that makes our situation simpler to solve. Finally, we redo the entire algorithm. The above example is called tail recursion. This is where the very last statement is calling the recursive algorithm.
Tail recursion can directly be translated into loops. How would you write a recursive "algorithm" for finding Temple Square? Function "Find Temple Square": The maximum value in a list is either the first number or the biggest of the remaining numbers. Here is how we would write the pseudocode of the algorithm: The recursive call, is where we use the same algorithm to solve a simpler version of the problem.
The base case is the solution to the "simplest" possible problem For example, the base case in the problem 'find the largest number in a list' would be if the list had only one number Add three numbers Adding three numbers is equivalent to adding the first two numbers, and then adding these two numbers again.
Note, in Matlab, a function can be called without all the arguments.
The nargin function tells the computer how many values were specified. All recursive algorithm must have the following three stages: This information is "held" by the computer on the "activation stack" i.
Consider a rectangle grid of rooms, where each room may or may not have doors on the North, South, East, and West sides. How do you find your way out of a maze?
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Here is one possible "algorithm" for finding the answer: For every door in the current room, if the door leads to the exit, take that door.
The "trick" here is of course, how do we know if the door leads to a room that leads to the exit? The answer is we don't but we can let the computer figure it out for us.
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Demonstrate for the class how to locate a place on a map by using a grid.
Do several examples and have students demonstrate. A full grid reference is 14 numbers: made up of a 7 figure Easting (numbers along the bottom) and a 7 figure Northing (numbers up the side) 4.
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