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Volume 10, Number 1, Page 2 (1971)
Nontopical Issue
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The application of formal logic to programs and programming

by C. D. Allen
The use of first-order predicate calculus in proving correctness and other properties of programs is shown to be possible in practical situations. The necessary concepts and theory are explained, and some practical examples worked through.
Related Subjects: Mathematical Methods; Programming