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What is an algorithm?

… a well-defined procedure that allows an agent to solve a problem.  

Algorithms must:

1.  Be well-ordered and unambigous

2.  Be executable (understandable)

3.  Solve the problem, and

4.  Terminate.

Note: often the agent is a computer or a robot…

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