Question

When Beth uses basic mathematical rules for addition and subtraction in balancing her checkbook, she is using:

a. algorithms

b. heuristics

c. homilies

d. axioms

EXPERT ANSWER

The correct solution to this problem is provided by **option A: algorithms**.

An algorithm can be defined as a set of instructions designed and developed to solve a particular problem. In general, an algorithm works well with well-defined problems. There are several types of algorithms: logical algorithm, recursive algorithm, and