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1: Loops - An Introduction

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    A loop structure is a programming construct that allows you to repeat a block of code until a terminating condition is met.  There are two basic type of loop structures in Python, the "for" loop and the "while" loop.  The basic difference between them is how they are terminated.  In the for loop the code is repeated for a certain number of times, while in a while loop it is repeated while a condition is true. We will look at each of these in turn.

    clipboard_e80ae5f208f01f6365e7c5a0b3555d50a.pngFigure \(\PageIndex{1}\): For and While loop flow charts (Belford cc 0.0)

     


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