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Labeled while loop problem

Mohit G Gupta
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Joined: May 18, 2010
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by Katherine Sierra (Author), Bert Bates (Author)

Creating a Labeled while Loop
Try creating a labeled while loop. Make the label outer and provide a condition to
check whether a variable age is less than or equal to 21. Within the loop, increment
age by one. Every time the program goes through the loop, check whether age is 16.
If it is, print the message "get your driver's license" and continue to the outer loop. If
not, print "Another year."
-- The outer label should appear just before the while loop begins.
-- Make sure age is declared outside of the while loop.

Is the solution correct ?

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Saruwatari Tadayoshi

Joined: Jun 22, 2010
Posts: 6
I have also just recently completed this exercise and your answer is similar to mine. So I am guessing we are either both correct or both wrong.

Here is my code:

Sahil Kapoor
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Joined: Sep 12, 2009
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Yess I think , both the solutions are valid.

You can remove "outer" from continue outer; also.

Thanks !!!

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Ankit Garg

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Saruwatari Tadayoshi

Joined: Jun 22, 2010
Posts: 6
Done sorry about that I should of read the rules.
I agree. Here's the link:
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