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21: Branching

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    In this chapter, we’ll learn our next programming trick: how to execute code conditionally. This is called branching. It’s another variant of non-linear programming, like the loops from chapter 14: it enables something other than the strict, start-to-finish, line-byline execution of a program. In particular, branching allow us to designate certain lines of code to be executed “only sometimes.”


    21: Branching is shared under a not declared license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Stephen Davies (allthemath.org) .

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