Introduction to Programming using Python 1st Edition

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ISBN 10: 0132747189
ISBN 13: 978-0-13274-718-9

Chapter 5 - Loops - Section 5.7 - Keywords break and continue - Check Point - MyProgrammingLab - Page 153: 5.13


The words break and continue are keywords in the Python language, having a predefined action to be done.

Work Step by Step

The $ break $ and $continue$ statements in Python are different from $goto$ statements. They operate only in a loop statement. The $break$ statement breaks out of the loop, and the $continue$ statement breaks out of the current iteration in the loop.
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