Tag: Professor

A professor is teaching Computer Science 101…

A professor is teaching computer science 101 and gets to the topic of recursion, but after reading his prepared notes, one of his students seems particularly perplexed and questions the teacher. “I don’t understand, you said a recursive algorithm one that calls itself?” The student asks. “Yes.” Says the teacher. “So it’s like a phone?

A professor makes a bet with a student

A professor makes a bet with a student. Every question the professor asks that the student can’t answer the student will owe him $1, every question the student asks that the professor can’t answer he owes the student $100. Professor: What element has the atomic number 45? The student having no idea hands the professor