Flashcards in Chapter 4 - Looping Deck (20):
A variable that is used to gather or accumulate values.
The location on your computer screen at which you enter text to communicate with the computer’s operating system.
Any numeric variable you use to count the number of times an event has occurred.
Subtracting from a loop control variable.
A loop in which the number of times the loop executes is predetermined.
A report used by businesses where each input record is displayed.
A loop in which the programmer knows exactly how many times the loop will execute.
for loop (for statement)
Allows users to interact with a program in a graphical environment.
Graphical user interface (GUI)
Adding to a loop control variable
A loop in which the programmer does not know how many times the loop will be executed.
Used when nesting loops; this loop is the one that is inside another loop.
A variable that is used to control how many times a loop is executed.
Loop control variable
When one loop is contained inside of another loop.
Used when nesting loops; this loop is the one that contains another loop.
A number that is used to increment or decrement the control variable in a for loop.
A report used by businesses where only totals are shown.
Making sure that values fall within an acceptable or reasonable range.
The_____structure repeats actions while some conditions continues.
As long as a boolean expression remains____ , a while loop's body executes.