Imperative/Procedural Paradigms (C) and Object-Oriented Paradigm(C++), Introduction to the Functional Paradigm (Scheme), Which Is Based on Synthesizing the Return Values of Functions, Example of a Scheme Function Definition that Converts Celsius to Fahrenheit, Scheme Environment (Kawa) Details, Scheme Primitives, Scheme Lists, Expressing Functions and Function Calls as Lists, Function Examples: <, >, and, Scheme List Operations: Car and Cdr, Distinguishing Between Lists and Functions with ', Origin of the Names "Car" and "Cdr", The Cons Function, Which Constructs a New List by Prepending the First Argument to the Second Element (Which Must Be a List), The Append Function, Which Concatenates Two Or More Lists, Defining Our Own Add Function, "Define" as an Operation in Scheme with Side Effects, Run-Time Error Checking in Scheme, Writing a Recursive Function that Sums All of the Numbers in a List
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