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LOGO

Computer Hope logo1. A logo refers to an image that relates to a company. For example, the image to the right, is an example of the Computer Hope logo, which represents a 'C' and 'H' for Computer Hope.

Logo instructions for a square2. Alternatively referred to as turtle graphics, LOGO is pronounced as Low-go and is a high-level programming language known for its graphics capabilities, created by Seymour Papert in 1967. LOGO is often used for young school children as a basic method of programming instructions into a computer to create a graphic. Below, are the instructions used to create a square.

forward 100
right 90
forward 100
right 90
forward 100
right 90
forward 100

Tip: The triangle that creates the graphic is often referred to as a turtle or turtle head.

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Also see: Programming terms, Turtle