Python Programming - Working with Complex Decisions and Events - Revised
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When solving problems with your code, your code will need to make decisions or check conditions. For this, you use an if statement or an if else statement. This course will teach you how to create an if statement and explain its usefulness in coding. You will also learn the constraints used for constructing if statements. You will then study the elif statement and explain its differences to a standard if statement. The course will also discuss the use of logic operators and &/or in your if statements.
Loops allow you to repeat the same line of code as often as you want. A variable can be used as the condition for your loop, which is useful if you need to change a value later. This course will teach you the use of Loops and While Loops and their construction process. You will learn that Loops allow you to repeat the same line of code as often as you want, and While Loops allow you to execute code until a particular condition is true.
By the end of this Python programming course, you will understand conditional statements and loops, which are highly useful in writing your code. This course is the third in a series of Python programming courses. You should have completed the previous two courses on programming with Python: 'Programming Concepts with Python' and 'Python Programming - Working with Numbers, Dates and Time' prior to taking this one. But if you have already completed those courses, check out this course today and improve your coding skills in no time.
Having completed this course you will be able to:
- Identify an if statement and explain its usefulness in coding.
- Describe the constraints used for constructing if statements.
- Identify an elif statement and explain its differences to a standard if statement.
- Explain the use of logic operators and & or in your if statements.
- Describe the use of Loops in your code.
- Explain how to import the turtle library for drawing on screen.
- Identify the process in constructing a for loop.
- Describe the use of for loops versus while loops.
- Explain the process for constructing a while loop.
- Identify issues that can occur when using loops in programming.
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