apoo is an environment for programming in a simple assembly language. It is implemented in Python and has the following components: apoo virtual machine is a virtual processor with a very simple architecture and instruction set that mimics almost all the essential features of a modern microprocessor. As the aim is to teach assembly language, there is no machine code associated with the instruction set. apoo Interface is a graphical environment that monitors the state of the machine during the execution of a program and allows the writing/editing/execution of programs in assembly language. apoo Tutor is a module for grading of student programs based on a description of what the execution of the program should be for specified input data sets.
|Tags||education Computer Aided Instruction (CAI)|
|Operating Systems||Windows Unix|