What is an algorithm? Essentially, it is a recipe or a general way to accomplish some task.
Take a look at an of the resources discussing algorithms listed below:
More resources about this talk can be found on the TED-Ed “What’s an Algorithm?” page.
More resources about this concept can be found on the Khan Academy Introduction to Algorithms page.
How Stuff Works
The Algorithm Design Manual
In the next section, you are presented with a way to create passwords that look random but are easy to remember. Have fun thinking like a computational genius!