Albrecht, A.J., Gaffney, J.E., Jr.,
"Software function, source lines of code, and development effort prediction: A software science validation",
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, SE-9, 6, pp. 639-648, November 1983.
|abstract+ ;;Quote: function points are a weighted sum of numbers of inputs, outputs, master files, and inquiries|
|abstract ;;Quote: function points predict code size and programming effort; easily estimated from requirements
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