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if Statements the best?

Nath Maniedeo
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Joined: Feb 15, 2008
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hi- I'm working figuring out a way to do what the teachers told me to do...I still need a further hint:

I'm trying to Check how many of a particular name will fit on a line of max 80 characters (after already getting the length of the name) for Assignment 1B

all I can think of are a bunch of IF statements and maybe something with the % operator.

(thank you teachers for helping before and now.)
Marilyn de Queiroz
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Joined: Jul 22, 2000
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How about dividing the length of the line by the length of the name?


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Nath Maniedeo
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Joined: Feb 15, 2008
Posts: 29
yes, I'm doing that...I've made some progress in trying things, I think I just need to figure out how to print the right thing now...I'll get back to you with a more defined question later if need be...thank you so much!
 
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