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Author: Steve Happ | Website: http://www.video-animation.com


A loop cycles over a body of code as long as the condition remains true.



The statement is executed as long as the conditions is true. E.g.
var x =0;
while(x < 10){

do .. while

a do.. while loop executes the statement once before the condition is evaluated.

//Statements to be executed;
var x =0;
while (x < 10);


a for loop is used most commonly to step through a fixed length data structure such as an array.

 for(init-statement; expr2;expr3){
// Statements;
for(var i=0; i<10; i++){
the first statement initialises a looping variable
3. sets the condition
3. increments the looping variable( also could be something like i=i+2)

» Level Basic

Added: 2005-08-10
Rating: 8 Votes: 12
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Steve Happ is the founder of Steve's Tutes and has been going hard at it developing Flash for Web and CD-rom.
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