Each lecture course lecture includes the actual code developed by the master instructor during the lecture. No more staring at a blank screen when figuring out how to practice-- Use the included code as a starting point.
The course culminates with developing a full quiz application called Trivia, Trivia, Trivia. You'll learn from building out this application yourself and modifying it and making it your own!
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You've learned how to create variables which hold a single piece of data. Array can hold lists of data. Mark demonstrates in this lecture.
Watch the lecture to orient yourself to the activity in which you will build a full quiz application.
Even before Jeopardy, quiz games were all the rage. From a few locals getting together at the local pub for trivia night to nationwide televised quiz bowls, trivia has always been a popular passtime.
We'll provide the questions in a series of array objects. Your job will be to:
If you need a hint, we've also included an entire solution set in the zip file. You may modify it until your hear'ts content! The first way developers usually understand a language is by modifying it from it's orignial form.
If you want to challenge yourself:
A) Display only one question and set of answers at a time. B) Create a "splash screen" with music that plays when the game starts C) Make the game a two player game.
Here's some bonus material to help you continue learning.
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Mark Lassoff 's parents frequently claim that Mark was born to be a programmer. Starting, in the mid-eighties at age 11, Mark was hard at work on his Commodore 64 writing games in the BASIC language. After completing a computer science degree, Mark developed software for several well-known internet startups during the initial internet boom of the mid 1990’s. Five years ago Mark parlayed a two decades of software development experience into his latest entrepreneurial venture, LearnToProgram Media.
LearnToProgram Media publishes online courses that teach mobile, web, and game development. Over 500,000 people have learned programming from Mark through online classes he has either authored or published. In addition to publishing popular courses and books LearnToProgram Media operates an internet video network which produces several programs on software development.
Previously Mark founded PowerPlant Marketing, which created marketing automation software for REALTORS™. After the sale of PowerPlant, Mark went on to found Internet Broadcasting Group which counted among it’s launch clients Nike, Blue Moon Brewing Company and Opubco.
Mark lives in Connecticut and speaks worldwide on software development, entrepreneurship and online learning. He has spoken at TechWeek NY, TechWeek LA, and SXSW, among other large conferences. In his spare time he he enjoys aviation, mentoring new business owners and spending time with life-long friends and family.