Whirlwind Tour of Ada

Part 1

Brief History, Design Goals, and Applications

Hello World, Use, Text_IO, Compile and Run

Ada History

Ada Design Goals

Four Versions

Procedural (and Ada) Goals and Application Areas

Hello World

Edit, Compile, and Run - environments


Context Clause

Program Structure

Compare and Contrast with Java

Ada.Text_IO: put_line and other I/O routines

Rules for Identifiers

Compilation and Execution: Ada vs Java

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Use Statement

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