Today, you’re going to develop an Algorithm.  What is an algorithm, you ask?  Google it.  Now.  Do it.  I’ll wait.

Talk about it for a few minutes….

Now that you know what it is.

Go to this course.

Under Unit 1, Go to the Project – Password Generator Project.  Read about the Highlights on the first page.  Then go to the second page and watch the video; it’s kind of funny.  Read through the rest of the page and, in a dynamic duo, try to come up with an algorithm for password generation.

Towards the end of class, create the password for 6 sites and write the name of the site and the password down on a piece of paper.  Trade this with another group and see if you can break their algorithm and hack the passwords.

The sites to use are:







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