Processing API



Dan K


This deck contains the name and description for each element of the Processing API as of version 1.09. It includes name - description and description - name cards for each element for a total of 664 cards.

Processing is an open source programming language and environment for people who want to program images, animation, and interactions. It is used by students, artists, designers, researchers, and hobbyists for learning, prototyping, and production. It is created to teach fundamentals of computer programming within a visual context and to serve as a software sketchbook and professional production tool.

Processing can be downloaded from:

By becoming familiar with the API, the collection of functions, variables and operators that make up the language, a person can quickly grasp the language and easily understand the many examples provided on the Processing web site.


The information for this deck was copied from the Processing open source web site:

Some of the information was modified slightly in order to make the cards as useful as possible (e.g. to avoid giving away the answer).

Mnemosyne Compatibility: 

  • 2.1+

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