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Nath Maniedeo
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Joined: Feb 15, 2008
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hi, for assignment 1b, I trying to come up with a simplier calculation than this one below...any ideas?

[code removed]

then I use a for and while loop to print most of the names, and the another while loop to print the remainder...any ideas on how to make the calculation simplier or somewhere I can read how?

thanks..

[Nath: we don't allow code from the assignments here. Would you try to explain what you are thinking without the code?]
[ March 16, 2008: Message edited by: Katrina Owen ]
Marilyn de Queiroz
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Joined: Jul 22, 2000
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True. You can use pseudocode (code in English rather than Java).

You know you have to write 100 names - that has for loop written all over it. Depending on the width of the name, figure out how many times you will write it per line (we'll call this something like "namesPerLine").

I think you shouldn't need a while loop.
[ March 17, 2008: Message edited by: Marilyn de Queiroz ]

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