Learning to Program in Ruby: By Example

Learning to Program in Ruby: By Example


35 Lessons


Certificate of Completion

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Learning to Program in Ruby: By Example
40 Playgrounds
13 Quizzes
60 Illustrations

Takeaway Skills

Hands-on experience on building a fully functional hangman game using Ruby

Familiarity with building blocks of programming, including variables, collections, and conditional statements

Familiarity with the key steps in problem-solving and better structuring your code

Course Overview

Programming is a way to teach a computer how to do something the way the programmer thinks it should be done. Put another way, programming is the description of how to perform some processing. In this course, you'll get hands-on experience in programming using Ruby by building a hangman game along the way. In the game, a player chooses a (hidden) word while a second player tries to guess the word. You'll learn to build the hangman game incrementally, and by the end of the course, you'll have a fully funct...Show More


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