• Oliver Grillmeyer
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Computer Science book series (UTCS)


In addition to operations performed upon numbers, symbols, and lists, Scheme has control operations. Recall from Chapter 1 that control operations are an important element that separates computers from simpler computational devices. Control operations allow decisions to be made. Different actions are taken based on the given conditions. Lef s look at how Scheme handles control.


Conditional Expression Argument Return Musical Scale Equality Predicate Atom Symbol 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Oliver Grillmeyer
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of California at BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

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