Push Down Automata

PDA:
y we will introduce new kind of machine: pushdown

automaton (PDA). y Will see connection between
‡ context-free languages ‡ pushdown automata

y Pushdown automata and FA·s share some features, but a

PDA can have one extra key feature: STACK.
‡ infinitely long INPUT TAPE on which input is written.

y Once blank is encountered on INPUT TAPE. all of the following cells also contain .

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CFG and PDA: .

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Leftmost Non-terminals and Derivations: .

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